For Elon Freshman Global Pathfinders only. All other semester applicants should see Binary Hub for residence details.

Located on the main UCD campus close to the Clonskeagh entrance, Belgrove is composed of a number of three storey apartments that form into a number of blocks enclosing grassed areas.

As the first student village to be built in UCD Belgrove has undergone an extensive refurbishment programme and landscaping upgrade to provide modern comfortable living close to the heart of the campus. You could not get an easier commute to classes!




  • Students are housed in 4 bedroom apartments, with single rooms and 2 shared bathrooms – sharing kitchen and common area space with other Elon GPF students and UCD students.
  • Bed size: UK standard single
  • Personal desk/ workspace
  • Clothing storage space/ wardrobe
  • Contemporary living room/ kitchen/ dining area with stovetop and microwave
  • Pillow and duvet provided (NOT PROVIDED: pillow case, bed sheet, duvet cover)
  • On-site laundry facilities
  • Large social space equipped with vending machines, pool table, an Xbox, and Netflix
  • 24/7 staffed reception and security team
  • In-residence Student Life Assistant (SLA)
  • Less than 10-minute walk to all campus amenities, including bus terminus serving 16 different routes


When mailing items to students, or ordering things yourself, please use the following address:

Student Name
(Room Number) (House Number)
Belgrove Residences,
University College Dublin

Please note we are unable to accept packages before the student's arrival date on their FIE program


UCD Belgrove Residence is within walking distance of all UCD Campus amenities, including but not limited to: restaurants; UCD Library; UCD Sport and Fitness; UCD Student Health Centre and all academic buildings.

A 10-minute walk from Belgrove will bring you to UCD’s Dublin Bus terminus which serves 16 different routes, including Dublin city centre and locations further north in the city.

Elon Global Pathfinder students will be issued with Leap Cards, a travel card for all public transport, as part of their FIE program – use those cards to explore the city!


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