Dublin Housing FAQ

 

You probably have questions about what your living situation will be like while you are in Dublin. We've answered many of the frequently asked questions about the following topics below:

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 HEALTH AND SAFETY FEATURES IN OUR STUDENT RESIDENCES

The US and Ireland have different rules, codes, and policies in regards to fire prevention, health, and safety. Please see our statement below on current facilities and procedures in our student residences halls. 

Dublin Emergency Number: +353 (0)87 1200 553

University College Dublin Binary Hub 

Entry into UCD Buildings

  • You will be given your keys and/or access card when you check in. Your student Ucard will be programmed with access for your accommodation. In some locations, you may also have physical keys for your accommodation.

CCTV

  • 24-hour closed circuit TV is in operation within the public areas of all residences

Fire Safety

  • In the context of UCD's approach to fire safety, the priority is given to the protection of life, with the protection of property coming second. That approach underpins how we manage fire safety
  • All residences are fitted with automatic fire detection systems which are installed and maintained in accordance with IS3218
  • All residences are fitted with fire extinguishers which are installed and maintained in accordance with IS291
  • All residences are fitted with emergency lighting systems which are installed and maintained in accordance with IS3217
  • The relevant standards require the regular testing by a competent person of these fire safety systems.

Staff

  • Members of UCD's maintenance team ensure a good operation of all facilities
  • An FIE Student Life Assistant (SLA) is on call at all times
  • SLAs live in each student residence
  • Emergency telephone is monitored at all times.

 

 CCTV

  • 24-hour closed circuit TV is in operation within all public areas

 Entry into Binary Hub

 Staff

  • Members of Binary Hub's maintenance team ensure a good operation of all facilities
  • An FIE Student Life Assistant (SLA) is on call at all times
  • SLAs live in each student residence 
  • Emergency telephone is monitored at all times.

 


 

BEFORE YOU GO


FACILITIES QUESTIONS


MAINTENANCE QUESTIONS


MAIL AND POST QUESTIONS