Career News & Events Update January 2014

May 22, 2014

CAO News

  • Saturday 11th January – HEAR and DARE Advice Clinics in DIT Aungier Street & NUI Maynooth (10.00am – 2.00pm)
  • Tuesday 14th January – CAO Advisory Evening in NUI Maynooth
  • Monday 20th January – Early closing date for CAO
  • Monday 20th January – HPAT Registration closing date
  • Saturday 1st February – Official closing date for CAO (€40)

Open Days

  • Wednesday 15th January – UCD Engineering Open Evening
  • Sat 18th January – Pulse College (Music) Open Day
  • Sat 18th January – UCD Architecture Open Day
  • Tuesday 21st January – Coláiste Íde Open Day
  • Tuesday 21st January – Crumlin College Open Day
  • Wednesday 22nd January – Ballsbridge College Open Day
  • Wednesday 22nd January – Whitehall College Open Day
  • Thursday 23rd January – Coláiste Dhulaigh Open Day
  • Wednesday 29th January – Dunboyne College Registration/Open Day
  • Wednesday 29th January – Jan Marino College Open Day
  • Wednesday 29th January – Jan Senior College Dun Laoghaire Open Day
  • Tuesday 4th February – Inchicore College

(Apply now on-line to each college)

You must obtain a permission slip from Ms. Maher and have it signed by both Parent and Guidance Counsellor to attend an Open Day. (Anything else will be recorded as an unexplained absence from school)

Sports Scholarships are available in most Universities and Institutes of Technology. You must be competing at provincial, national and/or international level. Information and entry forms are available on individual college websites.

Most of these scholarships/access programmes have a deadline (generally the end of February).

Other News

  • Great new website for details on grants and college finance at
  • Ms. Maher is available at the Guidance Counsellor office for information and discussion on CAO choices.