Students in the U Centre on DCU's Glasnevin campus
Students in the 'U' Student Centre in DCU's Glasnevin campus

Incoming Students

DCU welcomes exchange students from all over the globe to study on undergraduate and postgraduate programmes for a semester or full academic year at the University. 

The DCU International MobilityTeam is here to help visiting students and potential students to access all the information they need.


Key Dates for Orientation 2023/2024:

  • My DCU Companion App will open the week commencing Monday 21st August.
  • Live Online Orientation activities commence the week of Monday 11 September. 
  • On-campus Orientation for full-time programmes takes place from Monday 18th September. 
  • Semester 1 teaching starts on Monday 11th September. 

An online international orientation event will take place on Tuesday, September 5th, a detailed schedule will be available shortly. Each of the online sessions will be recorded and made available to anyone who is not able to attend on the day.

International orientation is part of the General Orientation which will be an ongoing event throughout September.