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Useful Resources

Below is some information on the kinds of supports we think you may find useful.


SUSI (Student Universal Support Ireland) is the national Awarding Authority for all new student grant applications. Applications are assessed under the criteria set out in the Student Support Act 2011, Student Support Regulations and the Student Grant Scheme. More information SUSI Logo Website Link


The Higher Education Authority (HEA) is the statutory planning and policy development body for higher education and research in Ireland. The role of the HEA is to create a higher education system that maximises opportunities and ensures a high quality experience for students. More information HEA Website Link Logo


The Central Applications Office (CAO) processes applications for undergraduate courses in Irish Higher Education Institutions (HEIs). Decisions on admissions to undergraduate courses are made by the HEIs who instruct CAO to make offers to sucessful candidates. More informationCAO Website Link Logo