Registration FAQ


There’s plenty of handholding when you arrive in UCC in 1st Year, but some things are a little different when you come back in 2nd year and after. We’ve answered a few of the questions we’ve been getting.


Q: When does college start?

A: Nearly everyone starts back on Monday September 7th. A few courses in Med & Health start earlier. Full details are here:

Q: Is there an orientation for 2nd year?

A: Nope. The first time you need to be in UCC in September is for your first class.

Q: Where can I find my timetable?

A: You can get your timetable here:

Q: When do I pick my 2nd year modules?

A: You pick your modules when you register. You’ll get an email with details of how to register so keep an eye on your umail.

Q: I repeated some exams in August. Can I still go to my lectures before getting my results?

A: You won’t be able to officially register until you get your resit results but you should still try to go to your 2nd year lectures so you don’t fall behind.

Q: How long ’til Christmas holidays?

A: You have a study week starting November 30th, then just a couple of exams from December 7th – 18th then you’re off for Christmas! Full term dates are here:

Q: What do I do if I have more questions?

A: Hop away onto the Students’ Union website, click the big red question mark and ask away!