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TRY SETU Mature Applicants

Date : Thu 09 May

Time : 10:00 - 13:30

Cost : €Free

Kilkenny Road Campus, Carlow, R93 V960

This event is for prospective mature students applicants (over 23) looking to return to education in SETU. Attendees will get the opportunity to meet lecturers, current mature students, gain knowledge on available supports, learn about fees and grants, and take a tour of our campus.

This Try event for mature students offers students a taste of college life and what it's like to study again.

The taster day will include lectures, information sessions and activities. Experienced staff and current mature students will be on hand to share information on financial supports, programmes of study,

Is this event right for me now?

It is particularly aimed at people who:

  • Have applied or considering applying through the CAO to SETU as a mature applicant by 1 February or 1 May 2023
  • Want to prepare to attend SETU as a mature student for the 2023/2024 academic year
  • Have little or no previous experience of third level education
  • May be an early school leaver/returner to education

Email [email protected] with any queries.

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