Students are reminded to view the alert lists on www.cao.ie to see the changes to the courses listed in the CAO Handbook given in September. These changes include new courses added, some courses cancelled and changes in course titles. Colleges will update these alert lists throughout the year and so students must keep informed of any changes that involve their course choices.
6th Year students are reminded that CAO is now open for application for the year 2013. Students should apply before 20th January to avail of the discounted rate of €25. Students can change their mind free of charge until 31st January and again from 5th May until 1st July. If you are interested in a restricted entry course it must be on your CAO application form before 1stFebruary.
For University College Cork (UCC) with effect from 2014/2015, students will need at least Grade C3 in four Higher level subjects to meet minimum entry requirements. This is an increase from the current requirement of two higher level C3’s. This does not affect the entry requirements of any other college.