Student Support & Development

Student Support & Development

Student Support & Development provides many of the student support services at DCU and is comprised of several units which include:

  • Access Service
  • Autism Friendly Service
  • Careers Service
  • Chaplaincy
  • Counselling & Personal Development Service
  • Disability & Learning Support Service
  • Health Service
  • INTRA
  • Leadership & Life Skills Centre
  • Student Advice Centre
  • Student Learning
  • Widening Participation

During your time at DCU, you should avail of these services in order to ensure that you get the most out of your university experience. If you or a friend needs information or guidance during your time at DCU, visit the Student Advice Centre (Glasnevin Campus or St. Patrick's Campus) and they can point you in the right direction.  

Student Support & Development have many developmental activities on offer that allow you to grow, learn and reach your potential at university.  We have focused our activities into three areas so you can pick and choose what you want from year to year. Some activities include:

  • Academic workshops
  • CV Clinics
  • Employability skills
  • Leadership workshops
  • Life Coaching
  • Mentoring
  • Mindfulness
  • Meditation
  • 'Pathways to Success' workshops
  • Sport for all
  • Volunteering opportunities
  • Work placements

If you choose to engage in any of these activities throughout your time at university, you will benefit greatly. Some of the many benefits include transitioning and settling into university, improving your competitiveness in the workplace, enhancing health and wellbeing and building your confidence.

 

Student Support & Development Video - What We Do.

 

Contact Information:

Glasnevin Campus

Student Advice Centre

T: +353 1 700 7165

E: student.support@dcu.ie

W: www.dcu.ie/students

 

St Patrick's Campus

Student Advice Centre

T: +353 1 700 9018

E: student.support@dcu.ie

W: www.dcu.ie/students

 

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