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UVERSITY - Higher Education Scholarships for Adult Learners

Uversity’s scholarships will provide meaningful, multi-annual financial support to individuals 23 years or older to purse a Bachelor’s degree for the first time, in any subject, in one of 39 institutions on the island of Ireland.

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Mature Student Handbook 2018 Edition

Please contact the Mature Student Office directly if you would like to receive a copy of the Mature Student Handbook 2018 Edition. Email: Phone: 061-202735

 Volunteering in Vietnam

   By Tracey Keogh, 3rd Mature Student - Psychology

I spent 8 weeks of my summer volunteering in Vietnam and even now I find that I have to pinch myself.  Having never stepped  outside my comfort zone in 38 years, I decided that this would be the year where I would challenge myself completely. It was by far one of the best decisions that I ever made........ Read full article here.

Are you aged 22 years of age or over and interested in progressing on to third-level education? Consider the options below, one of which may suit you....

Find the 'Access Courses for mature students to third-level education' here

Are you aged 23 years of age or over and interested in progressing full-time third-level education? There a number of entry pathways you can follow to Shannon Consortium colleges in Limerick.

Find the 'Pathways for mature students to third-level education' brochure here