Archive for 1 September 2008

Accessing the university

Posted in Fees and access with tags , , on 1 September 2008 by Steve

“This morning I had to undertake one of my more pleasant tasks – welcoming the new intake of access students to DCU. Every year we admit a significant number of students from disadvantaged backgrounds or areas, who will get special financial and personal support while they are with us. DCU’s access programme was the first in the Irish university sector, and is still the largest. It is an important contribution to Irish society, and it provides these students with the education for which they are suited and to which they have an entitlement …” (more)

[Ferdinand von Prondzynski, University Blog, 1 September]