Advertisement
#Open journalism No news is bad news

Your contributions will help us continue to deliver the stories that are important to you

Support The Journal
Dublin: 10°C Tuesday 30 November 2021

CAO 2015 News

Friday 21 August, 2015

Unsure about your CAO offer? Here's what you need to know
# Going To College
# Going To College

Unsure about your CAO offer? Here's what you need to know

Aug 21st 2015, 6:41 PM 8,749 Views 2 Comments

More than 35,000 people have accepted first round offers.

Tuesday 18 August, 2015

A 71-year-old man got an A1 in Leaving Cert History
# Fair Play
# Fair Play

A 71-year-old man got an A1 in Leaving Cert History

Aug 18th 2015, 6:44 PM 20,421 Views 18 Comments

Denis North now has his sights set on English and Geography.

Monday 17 August, 2015

Are personal statements the answer for a CAO system badly in need of an overhaul?
# Opinion
# Opinion

Are personal statements the answer for a CAO system badly in need of an overhaul?

Aug 17th 2015, 8:15 PM 1,089 Views 37 Comments

Alternative admissions schemes could be a fair complement to the existing CAO system writes Trinity College communications officer Aifric Ní Chríodáin.

Flying the nest? Here's what to do if you're a college student renting for the first time
# CAO 2015
# CAO 2015

Flying the nest? Here's what to do if you're a college student renting for the first time

Aug 17th 2015, 3:09 PM 14,477 Views 9 Comments

Good Leaving Cert points? Check. Got your college course? Check. Now it’s time to find somewhere to live.

Explainer: A beginner’s guide on how to accept your CAO offer
# First Round
# First Round

Explainer: A beginner’s guide on how to accept your CAO offer

Aug 17th 2015, 3:00 PM 30,281 Views 1 Comment

Here’s what to do next…

15 realistic college tips all new students need to know
# Late Lectures
From The Daily Edge
# Late Lectures

15 realistic college tips all new students need to know

Aug 17th 2015, 1:16 PM 12,013 Views 4 Comments

Let’s not sugarcoat things.

Students face battle for places as number of 500 point CAO courses jumps up
# Getting Tougher
# Getting Tougher

Students face battle for places as number of 500 point CAO courses jumps up

Aug 17th 2015, 12:34 PM 20,108 Views 46 Comments

More than 75,000 offers have been made to applicants today.

This morning's CAO offers were a rollercoaster of emotion for Irish teens
# Caoooooooh
From The Daily Edge
# Caoooooooh

This morning's CAO offers were a rollercoaster of emotion for Irish teens

Aug 17th 2015, 11:53 AM 3,638 Views 0 Comments

The first round offers were released today.

The CAO Round One offers in numbers
# Round One
# Round One

The CAO Round One offers in numbers

Aug 17th 2015, 6:00 AM 60,044 Views 7 Comments

The moment of truth…

Sunday 16 August, 2015

Want to check the CAO points? We’ll have them right here from 6am
# Leaving Cert
# Leaving Cert

Want to check the CAO points? We’ll have them right here from 6am

Aug 16th 2015, 6:30 PM 45,756 Views 8 Comments

We’ll have all the points from every third-level institution, plus all the information you need to know.

Poll: Should the CAO system be changed?
# Courses
# Courses

Poll: Should the CAO system be changed?

Aug 16th 2015, 9:27 AM 16,637 Views 81 Comments

The Sunday Business Post is reporting this morning that colleges have been manipulating the admission system.

Wednesday 12 August, 2015

All-rounders with a thirst for knowledge: Ireland's highest achievers in the 2015 Leaving Cert
# CAO 2015
# CAO 2015

All-rounders with a thirst for knowledge: Ireland's highest achievers in the 2015 Leaving Cert

Aug 12th 2015, 10:55 PM 74,271 Views 73 Comments

They all scooped over 800 points in the Leaving Cert, but their principals say they’re proud of every one of their students.

Saturday 11 July, 2015

Here's what everyone has been choosing on their CAO this year (after they changed their minds)
# Choices Choices
# Choices Choices

Here's what everyone has been choosing on their CAO this year (after they changed their minds)

Jul 11th 2015, 7:30 AM 30,889 Views 27 Comments

The first round of offers will be out on 17 August.

Friday 3 July, 2015

A lot of Irish students are set to find out if they have gotten into university
# Buzzers At The Ready
# Buzzers At The Ready

A lot of Irish students are set to find out if they have gotten into university

Jul 3rd 2015, 4:04 PM 18,396 Views 6 Comments

The first round of offers from the CAO is being made this afternoon.

Monday 9 March, 2015

Nursing is the big loser in this year's CAO applications
# Decisions Decisions
# Decisions Decisions

Nursing is the big loser in this year's CAO applications

Mar 9th 2015, 7:50 AM 35,045 Views 16 Comments

The college application service has released details from the initial round of course choices

Monday 2 February, 2015

The CAO deadline has passed but no need for panic....
# Decisions Decisions
# Decisions Decisions

The CAO deadline has passed but no need for panic....

Feb 2nd 2015, 11:00 AM 17,016 Views 9 Comments

Late applications can still be submitted between March until May.

Saturday 31 January, 2015

14 tips on filling in the CAO from people who have been through it and survived...
# CAO 2015
# CAO 2015

14 tips on filling in the CAO from people who have been through it and survived...

Jan 31st 2015, 6:15 PM 20,630 Views 9 Comments

Don’t worry. It’s all going to be ok.