Orientation Competition

Are you a NEW DCU student?


first prize

Grand Prize

DCU library wants to give you the chance to start the semester in style with our  Orientation Competition


Enter to be in with a chance to win a HUGE grand prize, created with home learning in mind.

other prizes

Prizes for runners-up

But wait, there's more!

3 lucky runners-up will win a goodie bag PACKED with awesome DCU merch and more.

    Good luck!

    Spread the word tell a fellow student.


This competition is open to all NEW registered undergraduate or postgraduate students in DCU. 

Returning students and staff are not eligible to enter.

It’s so easy!

Click on the link below,  enter your details, and answer the questions correctly to be in with a chance to win! 

                DCU Library Orientation Competition


Saturday, 31st October 2020

Entries after this date will not be accepted.


One lucky student will win the Grand Prize: 

  • DELL Latitude 5310 laptop 

  • Canon PIXMA TS6350 multifunction inkjet printer AND multipack ink cartridges 

  • Beats Solo Pro wireless noise cancelling headphones


Three students will receive a Runner Up Prize each:

  • 1x DCU Library pen
  • 1x DCU Library rainbow lanyard
  • 1x DCU Library tote bag
  • 1x DCU water steel bottle
  • 1x DCU metal thermal mug
  • 1x DCU hoodie
  • 1x DCU wristband
  • 1x DCU keyring
  • 1x DCU A5 notebook
  • 1x DCU A4 spiral bound refill
  • 1x DCU A4 side bound refill
  • 1x DCU ballpen
  • 1x DCU pencil
  • 1x Londis voucher €50 
  • 1x Book voucher €50


  • Entrants must be new registered students to Dublin City University (DCU) for the year 2020-2021; undergraduate or postgraduate.
  • Only one entry will be accepted per person. Multiple entries from the same person will be disqualified.
  • No responsibility can be accepted for entries not received for whatever reason.
  • Closing date for entry will be 31st October 2020.  After this date no further entries to the competition will be permitted.
  • To enter the competition, answer the questions specific to DCU Library correctly.
  • The prizes are as stated and no cash or other alternatives will be offered. The prizes are not transferable.
  • Winners will be chosen at random from all entries received and verified by DCU Library.
  • The winners will be notified by email within 7 days of the closing date. If a winner cannot be contacted or does not claim the prize within 14 days of notification, we reserve the right to withdraw the prize from the winner and pick a replacement winner.
  • DCU Library will notify the winners when and where the prize can be collected.
  • Winners will be required to show their valid DCU ID student card before receiving their prize and will be asked their permission to use his/her name and image in any publicity material. 
  • This competition is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Instagram, Twitter or Facebook.
  • DCU Library will use the personal data you provide, by way of the quiz, for the purpose of the 2020 orientation competition only. The personal data will be retained until the successful completion of the competition, after which it will be disposed in a secure manner.  DCU Library will not disclose the personal data to any external DCU body.
  • Entry into the competition will be deemed as acceptance of these terms and conditions.