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Re-Sit Fees To Be Reduced Next Year

UCD Students Union have announced changes to the UCD re-sit examination fee on Facebook this evening. The post which comes after lengthy negotiations between UCD and UCD SU have resulted in re-sit fees being reduced to €180 per exam, down…

Trinity Students Protest Fee Hikes

In response to the recent decision by Trinity College Dublin to raise the supplemental examination fees to a flat rate of €450, a protest has been held by students of the college focused on a number of the tourist attractions…

Effects of Brexit for UK students in UCD will be “minimised” says President Deeks

UCD President Andrew Deeks has said the college will act to “minimise” any potential rise in tuition fees for British or Northern Irish students looking to study in UCD after Britain leaves the EU. The college President has said he…

Three Options of Cassells Report on Higher Education Revealed

The College Tribune can reveal that the Cassells Report on Higher Education will publish a list of three options for the future funding of Ireland’s higher education system. The Report was constituted to examine and outline the best viable options…

Prostitution: From business to the streets, enterprise or abuse?

Sipping from her coffee cup in a bustling café in UCD, site Rachel Moran looks no different than any other mature student attending the University. Behind her calm smile and warm greeting, is a woman who has experienced in her…

Exclusive: UCD Student Sex Worker Speaks To The College Tribune

The College Tribune recently sat down with a UCD student who spends her evenings working as a part-time ‘sex worker’. The student, who wishes to be called ‘Jenny’, patient spends her day going to college in UCD and her evenings working…

Gardai found to have misled Garda Ombudsman on Fees Protest Investigation

The Garda Síochána Ombudsman Commission (GSOC) has recommended that disciplinary action should be considered against four members of An Garda Síochána, following complaints received by the Ombudsman in relation to the fees protest in 2010. Alongside this recommendation, it has…

UCD Repeat fees highest in Ireland

The cost of repeating modules or resitting an exam in UCD is currently higher than any other university in Ireland. The amount that a student must pay in order to repeat a module or resit an assessment is set at…

LIVE BLOG :: Gilmores 250 Protest #standup #gilmores250

15:55 That’s all from us this afternoon. Thanks for staying with us. To keep up to date with news in UCD check us out on twitter at https://twitter.com/CollegeTribune or on Facebook;  https://www.facebook.com/collegetribune?fref=ts   15:31 Check out some photos that were taken…