Please Bring The Following Information to The Attention Of Your StudentsDublin City University

I would like to bring to your attention the following change to the DCU accommodation application process for incoming first years 2019/2020.


Applications Open:

February 27th 2019 at 11.00am.

Applications Close: 

March 27th 2019 at 11.59pm.


Application Process:

During the application dates – applicants must set up their profile and pay a non-refundable administration fee of €50.00 to apply. This can be done by visiting on the above application dates.

Allocation Process: 

After the application process closes DCU accommodation will perform a random lottery on Monday 1st of April where all those successful in securing DCU accommodation get a booking code to log into the system and continue their application all the way to booking a room.


Applicants will have the ability to self-select a room, sign the Terms & Conditions and pay a booking deposit of €250.00 to secure the room. If the applicant pays and cancels prior to semester one starting, the €250.00 is refunded in full.


If you are not successful at this point, DCU accommodation will perform mini lotteries as they get cancellations and successful applicants will be notified.

(N.B. Round one course offers are issued through the CAO mid-August 2019)


Semester 1 payment due by 5.00pm on August 21st from all accepted offers otherwise the room is released for general sale.

Semester 2 payment due in full on or before 6th January 2020.


For further information, you can visit the website at, or to contact DCU Campus Residences directly please phone 01 700 5736 or by email