Accommodation Office Closed

The accommodation service office is closed until 20 April.

We can be reached at 061-202331 or, during office hours.

All village receptions remain open Monday to Sunday from 9am – 5 pm.

Village contact details can be found here



Applications for 2020/21 are now open. Please register / log in to apply


First Year Lottery

There is no change to the 1st year lottery system due to the closure of the accommodation service office.

  • The first year lottery will be open for the month of March
  • Students wishing to enter the Accommodation lottery will need to register a username & password once applications open at
  • Once registered applicants should log in and apply for Academic year 2020-21
  • Applicants will be required to select village & shared/private room preferences – specific apartment / house types will not be available to select
  • The maximum price will be shown per preference
  • A full list of our rates can be found here
  • There are rooms available for 1st year students in all villages 
  • Preferences should be made on location & price 
  • There is a section to enter requests; for example requests to live with a friend
  • A non-refundable application fee of €50 is required to enter the lottery. 
  • Applicants will receive an email with confirmation of their application once it is completed. If you do not receive an email please contact
  • Campus Life Services will communicate with all lottery applicants in relation to their application by 30 April 2020
  • Applications cannot be amended after the lottery is completed

Successful Lottery Applicants

Those successful in the accommodation lottery will be sent communication of what will happen next:

  • After the CAO results, in August, room offers will be issued
  • Students will have a limited time frame to accept their room offers
  • Room offers not accepted by the specified date will be withdrawn
  • The deposit will be due within 1 day of accepting a room offer and is non-refundable in the event of cancellation
  • Accepted room offers with unpaid deposits will be cancelled
  • The 1st rental fees will be due before the check in date of 30 August 2020
  • Rental Fee information can be found here 


Unsuccessful Lottery Applicants

  • Those who are unsuccessful in the lottery, will be placed on our priority waitlist and notified of same
  • Should we receive cancellations after CAO results, at the end of August, we will offer places to applicants on our priority waiting list, based on a lottery. 
  • We will continue to offer rooms as we receive cancellations throughout the academic year Septerber 2020 - May 2021
  • The waitlist will be in effect until 19 May 2021
  • We will only be in contact with students if we have a room to offer
  • Please note this is not a guarantee that something will become available 

For further information please see First Year Accommodation



Applications for new incoming first years are NOT on a first come first serve basis.   

For off campus information please see here.



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2020-21 Room Offers - Current UL Students

Room offers are currently on hold and we will communicate with all applicants at our earliest convenience. 

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