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  • Locations: Dublin, Ireland
  • Program Terms: Fall, Spring, Year
  • Homepage: Click to visit
  • Restrictions: Emory applicants only
  • Budget Sheets: Fall, Spring
  • This program is currently not accepting applications.
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Spring 2017 10/03/2016
01/16/2017 05/20/2017
Year 2017-2018 03/01/2017
08/31/2017 05/20/2018
Fall 2017 03/06/2017
08/31/2017 12/23/2017

** Some programs accept students on a rolling admission basis. Students may be notified prior to this date of acceptance into the program.

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Program Type:
Direct Enrollment
Excursions, Mini-Sessions, and Field Trips
Program Advisor:
Kim Mantia-Ochoa
Program Description:

University College Dublin:  Dublin, Ireland

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Program Overview

  • Established in 1854, University College Dublin (UCD) is the largest and most international of Ireland’s universities
  • Ranked among the top 1 percent of universities worldwide; Alumni include James Joyce and five of Ireland's eleven Prime Ministers
  • A research-intensive institution with a reputation for teaching excellence
  • UCD has the largest Faculty of Science in Ireland with some 1,500 undergraduates and 560 postgraduates
  • Has over 30,000 students including 6,000 from over 127 different countries
  • Vibrant campus life will be easy to tap into and UCD’s 70 societies and 60 sports clubs
  • Cultural & Social Program offers the opportunity to learn about Irish culture through a series of excursions and field trips in Dublin and across the island of Ireland
  • Set amid a beautifully landscaped, 300-acre former estate, the campus includes a new state-of-the-art Students’ Centre and a modern, indoor sports complex and numerous playing fields, as well as 11 tennis courts, an 18-hole pitch and putt course, and an Olympic-standard running track

Program Dates


  • Good academic standing
  • REQUIRED minimum cumulative GPA 3.0


  • Largest & most diverse science program in Ireland – from Mathematical & Physical Sciences, Computer Science to Biology, Biomolecular Sciences and Chemistry
  • Students at UCD are only permitted to apply for admission to one college or program within the university and must take the majority of their courses within their college or chosen program
  • For info on the credit and grade conversion process, view the UCD Credit and Grade Translation Memo
  • View the Emory course approval process here
Note: Every effort will be made to place you in the courses you request. However, neither UCD nor Emory University can guarantee placement in any course. Your first choices may not be available due to schedule changes, time conflicts or cancellations. Alternate course approval and flexibility is extremely important.


  • Students attending UCD are housed within university residences located on the main UCD campus. Each college is allocated a specific number of housing assignments with the university residence
  • Student Accommodation types include residence hall, apartment living, ensuite apartments and catered accommodation
  • University College Dublin (not Emory) assigns housing. Find additional information about housing here.
  • More Questions? Contact the Accommodations Office

Cost & Financial Aid

Program Resources

Dublin Life Student Life at UCD UCD Scholarship

This program is currently not accepting applications.