What is Ready, Set, DCU?
Ready, Set, DCU is a unique one day orientation programme specifically to students entering DCU through the DARE scheme or students with a disability entering DCU as a first year in September.
Depending on which course you are taking will determine which day you are to attend, please see below:
- Tuesday 11th September
10am - 4pm (Lunch provided) Glasnevin Campus - for those on Business or Humanities
- Wednesday 12th September
10am - 4pm ( Lunch provided) Glasnevin Campus - for those on Science, Health , Computing or Engineering Programmes
- Thursday 13th September
10am - 4pm ( Lunch provided) St. Patricks Campus - for those on the Institute of Education programmes
You will receive more detailed information from us in an email on Monday 27th August.
What will I gain from it?
Ready, Set, DCU is an opportunity to meet your classmates and make friends with students who also have the experience of studying with a disability. You can find out about how the Disability and Learning Support Service can support you during your time as a student at DCU, and you can get to know the staff team. All students who attend Ready, Set, DCU will receive an e-certificate for their Loop Portfolio - a record of achievements that students build during their time in DCU.
Does it cost anything?
No. Free of charge!
How do I sign up!?
If you have been offered a place at DCU and applied through the DARE scheme we will contact you directly to offer you a place on the programme.
If you are a FETAC student with a disability and would like to attend please send us an email.
If you have any questions or queries you can contact us at email@example.com.