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Orientation Timetable for Erasmus/Visiting Students

Orientation 2020 is scheduled to take place from 21-25 September. These dates are subject to change in accordance with government guidelines.

Please note that this timetable is subject to change over the coming weeks, please check back to ensure you have the right one. You will need to register to attend all events, registration links will be on this page from 14 September. Registration for in-person events will be first come first served, up to the maximum allowed number of attendees. In person sessions will be livestreamed and recordings made available afterwards.

January Orientation for all visiting, exchange and Erasmus students will be on Thursday 16th & Friday 17th January 2020.

This timetable is for central orientation events, you will also need to attend the Module Enrolment fair and/or Module Enrolment meetings organised by the Schools & Departments you are studying in. You will find the schedule for these meetings on the Module Enrolment page.

ID Card Collection: ID Card Collection will take place from Friday 17th January in the Academic Registry. Please check your email for details of your specific time-slot

Erasmus Student January Timetable

Thursday 16th January 2020 - Morning

Time Event Location
9.45 - 10.00 Welcome Message from the Dean of Students MacNeill Theatre, Hamilton Building
10.00 - 10.45 Student Services MacNeill Theatre, Hamilton Building
10.45 - 11.15 Coffee Break
11.15 - 12.00 Making the Move: Thinking About Culture MacNeill Theatre, Hamilton Building
12.00 - 12.45 Introduction to Dublin (Dublin City, Transportation, Mobile Phones) MacNeill Theatre, Hamilton Building

Thursday 16th January 2020 - Afternoon

Time Event Location
12.45 - 14.15 Student2Student Campus Tour (includes Library & Sports Centre) - MANDATORY FOR ALL ERASMUS STUDENTS Meet at MacNeill Theatre, Hamilton Building
14.30 - 15.00 Erasmus: What you need to know (Arrival Checklists, ECTS, Grading) Joly Theatre, Hamilton Building
15.00 - 15.30 Module Enrolment (How to sign up for classes) Joly Theatre, Hamilton Building
15.45 - 16.00 Meet Your Trinity Team MacNeill Theatre, Hamilton Building

Thursday 16th January 2020 - Evening

Time Event Location
18.00 - 21.00 Movie Night Global Room, Hamilton Building

Friday 17th January 2020

Time Event Location
10.00 - 14.00 Module Enrolment Fair Goldsmith Hall
12.00 - 14.00 Erasmus Student Meet & Greet with Erasmus Team Goldsmith Hall
18.00 - 21.00 Games Night Global Room, Hamilton Building

Saturday 18th January 2020

Time Event Location
11.00 - 13.00 Dublin Walking Tours Depart from Campanile, Trinity College Dublin and Binary Hub

Wednesday 22nd January 2020

Time Event Location
10.00 - 11.00 Campus Tour Campanile, Front Square
14.0 - 15.00 Campus Tour Campanile, Front Square
TBC Refreshers Fair TBC

Visiting and Study Abroad January Timetable

Thursday 16th January 2020 - Morning

Time Event Location
9.45 - 10.00 Welcome Message from the Dean of Students MacNeill Theatre, Hamilton Building
10.00 - 11.15 Coffee Break
11.15 - 12.00 Making the Move: Thinking About Culture MacNeill Theatre, Hamilton Building
12.00 - 12.45 Introduction to Dublin (Dublin City, Transportation, Mobile Phones) MacNeill Theatre, Hamilton Building

Thursday 16th January 2020 - Afternoon (Mandatory for ALL)

Time Event Location
14.00 - 14.30 Module Enrolment (How to sign up for classes) MacNeill Theatre, Hamilton Building
14.30 - 15.00 Visiting Student Orientation (Visas, Health Insurance, Study Abroad) MacNeill Theatre, Hamilton Building
15.00 - 15.45 Student Services MacNeill Theatre, Hamilton Building
15.45 - 16.00 Meet Your Trinity Team MacNeill Theatre, Hamilton Building
16.00 - 17.30 Student2Student Campus Tour (includes Library & Sports Centre) Meet at MacNeill Theatre, Hamilton Building

Thursday 16th January 2020 - Evening

Time Event Location
18.00 - 21.00 Movie Night Global Room, Hamilton Building

Friday 17th January 2020

Time Event Location
10.00 - 14.00 Module Enrolment Fair Goldsmith Hall
14.00 - 16.00 Visiting Student Meet & Greet with Study Abroad Team Global Room, Hamilton Building
18.00 - 21.00 Games Night Global Room, Hamilton Building

Saturday 18th January 2020

Time Event Location
11.00 - 13.00 Dublin Walking Tours Depart from Campanile, Trinity College Dublin and Binary Hub

Wednesday 22nd January 2020

Time Event Location
10.00 - 11.00 Campus Tour Campanile, Front Square
14.0 - 15.00 Campus Tour Campanile, Front Square
TBC Refreshers Fair TBC

Important information about campus access:

When you have collected your student card (you'll receive an email from Academic Registry to tell you how to do that) you must swipe in and out of campus using your card.

If you have not yet collected your student card but you have registered to attend one of the in-person sessions below you must enter through the Nassau Street gate and show your Eventbrite ticket to the Security Officer on duty to gain admittance to College.

Erasmus Timetable

Monday 21st September 2020

Time Event Location Register to attend
10.00 - 11.00 Module Enrolment Information Session (Registration to attend in-person required) Ed Burke Theatre, Arts Building Click here to register to attend in person or Watch Live
14.00 - 15.00 Cultural Adjustment Online Click here to register to attend online

Tuesday 22nd September 2020

Time Event Location Register to attend
14.00 - 15.00 General Orientation Online Click here to register to attend online

Wednesday 23rd September 2020

Time Event Location Register to attend
10.00 - 11.00 Module Enrolment (Registration to attend in-person required) Ed Burke Theatre, Arts Building Click here to register to attend in person or Watch Live
14.00 - 15.00 Q & A for Erasmus students Online Click here to register to attend online

Thursday 24th September 2020

Time Event Location Register to attend
17.00 - 17.30 Provost's Welcome Address for Visiting & Erasmus Students (Registration to attend in-person required) Dargan Theatre, Business School Click here to register to attend in person or Watch Live

Friday 25 September 2020

Time Event Location
12.00 - 13.30 S2S Mentor Meet-Up* Google Meet - check your tcd email for details

Study Abroad & Exchange Student Timetable

Monday 21st September 2020

Time Event Location Register to attend
10.00 - 11.00 Module Enrolment Information Session (Registration to attend in-person required) Ed Burke Theatre, Arts Building Click here to register to attend in person or Watch Live
14.00 - 15.00 Cultural Adjustment Online Click here to register to attend online

Tuesday 22nd September 2020

Time Event Location Register to attend
14.00 - 15.00 General Orientation Online Click here to register to attend online

Wednesday 23rd September 2020

Time Event Location Register to attend
10.00 - 11.00 Study Abroad Orientation, Immigration, Health Insurance, Banking Online Click here to register to attend online
14.00 - 15.00 Q & A for Visiting Students Online

Thursday 24th September 2020

Time Event Location Register to attend
17.00 - 17.30 Provost's Welcome Address for Visiting & Erasmus Students (Registration to attend in-person required) Dargan Theatre, Business School Click here to register to attend in person or Watch Live

Friday 25 September 2020

Time Event Location
13.30 - 15.00 S2S Mentor Meet-Up* Google Meet - check your tcd email for details