Direct enroll with CAPA at University College Dublin
Located south of the center of the city, University College Dublin (UCD) is a large, prestigious institution and part of the National University of Ireland system.
UCD offers a broad range of courses for study abroad students, including in STEM, business, and the arts.
The CAPA UCD program includes comprehensive pre-departure support, orientation, welcome and farewell events, access to the CAPA Dublin My Global City Calendar, and CAPA Emergency Services, including the CAPA Guardian App. In addition, take advantage of the activities, events, and support services provided by UCD.
Enroll in 12-18 US credit equivalents. A minimum of a 3.0 GPA is required. Students must have competency in English and be of sophomore standing or higher.
Live in self-catered, shared student apartments on campus or choose a homestay, where you'll have your own room and two meals each day, within commuting distance to campus.
Immerse yourself in campus life by taking part in the many clubs and societies on campus that offer cultural, social, and extracurricular activities, plus enjoy UCD's expansive sports facilities.
A guided visit to Croke Park—a national sports and cultural stadium—takes place the first week. Other activities vary by term and may include a tour of “Googletown” in the Docklands, exploring some of the country’s beautiful medieval castles, or joining in the fun at the many film, food, music, and cultural festivals that take place each year.
We maintain a comprehensive health and safety plan to ensure you have a safe and productive learning experience. Our team is available throughout your program to assist and support you 24/7 with any urgent situations.
As a student in our program, you’ll receive our medical, travel, and accident insurance.