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University College Dublin
Dublin, Ireland (Outgoing Program)
Program Terms: Fall,
Restrictions: Emory applicants only
Budget Sheets Fall,
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Year 2014-2015 03/01/2014
09/04/2014 05/17/2015
Fall 2014 03/01/2014
09/04/2014 12/19/2014
Spring 2015 10/01/2014 ** 01/15/2015 05/17/2015


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Program Description:
Hosted by: National University of Ireland Dublin

Established in 1854, University College Dublin is the largest and most international of Ireland’s universities. UCD has a student population of over 24,000. There are almost 5,000 International students, about 20% of the total student body.

Academic Focus: UCD has academic strengths in Art History, Business, Celtic Archaeology and Civilization, Classics, Engineering, English, Geography, History, Irish Studies, Philosophy, Politics, Sociology, Nursing, Science, Pre-Medical, Pre-Veterinary Please see list of majors above.

Approximate Dates: Fall: early September to mid December
Spring: early January to early June

Courses: Students choose from a wide array of courses in various fields. Students are required to take a full course load of 30 ECTS credits which is equivalent to 15-16 credit hours at Emory. Approximately 5 courses per semester, depending on the weight of each course will fulfill the 30 ECTS requirement.

Credit and Grade Translations - NU Dublin

CIPA maintains a list of blanket approved courses. This list specifies how courses taken abroad will transfer back to Emory. PLEASE NOTE: Students may obtain additional approvals for courses that are not currently in the CIPA Master Blanket Approval List

Living Arrangements: On campus housing is guaranteed for Junior Year Abroad students.

Costs: A full description of the program costs and bill procedures is described in the budget sheets. Please click here for Budget Sheet (Spring, Fall).

Financial Aid/Scholarships: Students are eligible to carry existing financial aid and scholarships on Emory-approved study abroad programs. Students on this program may be eligible to apply for the following scholarship: Benjamin Gilman Scholarship. For more information, please see Study Abroad Scholarships, Grants, Research & Service.

Program Resources:
Student Information
Student Handbook & Course Guide
List of Programs
UCD Residences

Geraldine Higgins, Program Faculty Contact, English, 404 727-2232,

Oksana Gomas, CIPA Advisor, 404 727 2701,