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Wednesday 8 February 2023 Dublin: 6°C

CAO 2015 News

# Going to College
Unsure about your CAO offer? Here's what you need to know
More than 35,000 people have accepted first round offers.
# Fair play
A 71-year-old man got an A1 in Leaving Cert History
Denis North now has his sights set on English and Geography.
Voices
Are personal statements the answer for a CAO system badly in need of an overhaul?
Alternative admissions schemes could be a fair complement to the existing CAO system writes Trinity College communications officer Aifric Ní Chríodáin.
# CAO 2015
Flying the nest? Here's what to do if you're a college student renting for the first time
Good Leaving Cert points? Check. Got your college course? Check. Now it’s time to find somewhere to live.
# First Round
Explainer: A beginner’s guide on how to accept your CAO offer
Here’s what to do next…
# late lectures
15 realistic college tips all new students need to know
Let’s not sugarcoat things.
# getting tougher
Students face battle for places as number of 500 point CAO courses jumps up
More than 75,000 offers have been made to applicants today.
# caoooooooh
This morning's CAO offers were a rollercoaster of emotion for Irish teens
The first round offers were released today.
# Round one
The CAO Round One offers in numbers
The moment of truth…
# Leaving Cert
Want to check the CAO points? We’ll have them right here from 6am
We’ll have all the points from every third-level institution, plus all the information you need to know.
# courses
Poll: Should the CAO system be changed?
The Sunday Business Post is reporting this morning that colleges have been manipulating the admission system.
# CAO 2015
All-rounders with a thirst for knowledge: Ireland's highest achievers in the 2015 Leaving Cert
They all scooped over 800 points in the Leaving Cert, but their principals say they’re proud of every one of their students.
# choices choices
Here's what everyone has been choosing on their CAO this year (after they changed their minds)
The first round of offers will be out on 17 August.
# buzzers at the ready
A lot of Irish students are set to find out if they have gotten into university
The first round of offers from the CAO is being made this afternoon.
# decisions decisions
Nursing is the big loser in this year's CAO applications
The college application service has released details from the initial round of course choices
# decisions decisions
The CAO deadline has passed but no need for panic....
Late applications can still be submitted between March until May.
# CAO 2015
14 tips on filling in the CAO from people who have been through it and survived...
Don’t worry. It’s all going to be ok.