Dates & Deadlines
Submit the online application and complete the assigned application checklist according to the appropriate deadline:
|Program Term||App Open Date||Deadline**|
|Fall 2018||December 1, 2017||Differs by track - see below|
|University College Dublin Deadline||Apr 15th|
|Study Center Deadline||May 1st|
|Dublin City University Deadline||May 1st|
|Depart from the US||Sept 2nd|
|Arrive in Dublin||Sept 3rd|
|Orientation/Core Course||Sept 4th-7th|
|Classes and Internships Begin||Sep 10th|
|Depart from Dublin (Study Center track)||Dec 15th|
|Depart from Dublin (UCD or DCU tracks)||Dec 22nd|
|Spring 2018||May 1, 2017||Differs by track - see below|
|University College Dublin Deadline||October 15th|
|Dublin City University Deadline||November 1st|
|Study Center Deadline||November 1st|
|Depart from the US||January 14th|
|Arrive in Dublin||January 15th|
|Depart from Dublin (study center track)||May 5th|
|Depart from Dublin (university track)||May 21st|
Information about an optional group flight scheduled through Village Travel will be sent out after the application deadline.
*Program dates are subject to change. Contact the LAC for verification of dates before purchasing your airfare.
**If the deadline falls on a weekend, submit your materials on the following business day.
Orientation Dates & Locations
Orientation will be conducted in 2 parts: an online health and safety orientation, which is mandatory for all students, and an in-person, program-specific session. You will receive more information about the online orientation via email. Failure to complete the online orientation will impact your ability to go abroad.
See below for tentative dates and times for your in-person session. You will be notified of the official date and time via email. Participants will receive applicable orientation materials via email approximately 1 week prior to the in-person session.
|Fall 2018||Thursday, May 3rd; 2:00 - 4:00pm||Blegen 220|