Welcome to your future as a mature student at Maynooth University. ​A certain number of places are reserved for mature students on all undergraduate courses. The Mature Student Office offers a range of supports for mature students including:

  • Advisory service 

  • ​​The Launchpad Orientation ​programme

  • MAP My Way phased induction

  • Technology Transition programme

A Mature Student Society provides a continuation of peer support, both academic and social, to incoming mature students.

Applications from mature students to study at Maynooth University are made via the CAO. The initial closing date for CAO applications is February 1st annually but some of our degrees remain open for application beyond Feb 1st. Please see tabs below for details.