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College Fields

College Fields consists of 69 Single En-suite rooms of which 3 are suitable for disabled access. These apartments are located on the Main Campus with easy access to all WIT services and facilities..
Facilities at College Fields include:

  • Wi-Fi
  • Resident Parking
  • Laundry Facility
  • Live-in Warden
  • CCTV System
  • 24 Hours Reception & Security

Manor Village

Located two minutes walk from College Street Campus & fifteen minutes walk from the Main Campus Manor Village accommodation is the ideal location for many W.I.T students. Manor Village incorporates both a friendly and sociable atmosphere with a self-catering type appeal rather than a dormitory layout, thus leading to the overall ambience of independent living with all the benefits of full security.

Built in 2002 the complex consists of two four-storey apartment blocks comprising of 94 apartments with 365 bed spaces with many of our rooms especially designed for use by disabled students. While being both spacious and modern, almost all apartments feature ensuite bedrooms a must have in today’s changing life styles.

Manor Village Campus Accommodation provides students with an outlet where they can socialise and interact with fellow students. Our Games Room is an excellent facility to meet and get to know your fellow Manor house mates. While relaxing in easy surroundings with large screen plasma TV, pool tables, touch screen computer ...... the place to meet for the big sporting occasions and TV dramas.

Manor Village provides its students with an array of facilities & services to make their transition to college life all that more easier. The many facilities available are as follows;

  • On site reception
  • 24 Hour Security
  • En suite bedrooms
  • Fully Fitted Kitchens
  • Shuttle Bus to & from WIT 
  • Wi-Fi
  • Multi Channel TV
  • Full Maintenance Service
  • Fully Staffed Laundrette
  • Electronic Key Card System
  • Games Room
  • Parking Facilities
  • Secure Car & Bicycle Parking
  • Photocopying Facilities
  • Centra Manor Village Supermarket on site
  • Nearby Shopping Facilities 
  • 10 minutes walk to city centre
  • Public Transport Links

Roncalli House

Roncalli is situated directly adjacent to Waterford Institute of Technology. It consists of 7 single en-suite rooms 3 single rooms and two main bathrooms. Each bedroom is very spacious which allow students plenty of room for project work and living space. 

Facilities at Roncalli include:

  • Wi-Fi
  • Cable TV
  • Fully equipped laundry room
  • Large Kitchen, Dining room, Study room and TV Lounge area
  • Resident Parking

College Fields is located on the West side of the city, on the grounds of the Main Campus of WIT.  It is on a direct bus route into the City Centre.

Manor Village is located on the Cork Road in Waterford City approximately two minutes walk from College Street Campus, 15 minutes walk from the Main Campus and 5 minutes walk from the city centre.

Roncalli is located on the West side of the city, on the Cork Road adjacent to Waterford Institute of Technology. It is on a direct bus route into the City Centre. 

 

By Car

From Dublin (Approx 2.5 - 3 Hours), take the N7/N9 from the West of the City, and follow the M9/N9 branch for Carlow and Waterford. 
From Rosslare (Approx 1 Hour), follow the N25 for Wexford. Turn left onto the R733, and follow this scenic route through south county Wexford. Cross the Suir estuary by ferry between Ballyhack and Passage East. Follow the signs to Waterford from Passage East. 
From Cork (2 - 2.5 hours), follow the N25 through Midleton, Youghal, Dungarvan and Kilmeaden. Follow signs Waterford (N25). 
From Limerick (2 - 2.5 hours), take the N24 through Tipperary Town, Cahir, Clonmel and Carrick On Suir. Follow signs Waterford N24, after Mooncoin at the junction with N9, turn right to join N9 and follow signs to Waterford. 

By Ferry

Cork serves ferries to and from Swansea, in Wales, and Roscoff and Le Havre in France. 
Rosslare serves ferries to and from Pembroke and Fishgaurd in Wales, and Cherbourg and Roscoffin France. 
Dunlaoghaire serves ferries to and from Holyhead in Wales. 
Dublin Port serves ferries to and from Holyhead in Wales. 
Belfast serves ferries to and from Stranraer in Scotland. 
Larne serves ferries to and from Cairnryan in Scotland.

By Train

Iarnrod Eireann provide an excellent on-line intractive timetable and route planner which you can access at http://www.irishrail.ie  

By Bus

Tramore is served by two bus services, Rapid Express and Bus Eireann. Both companies offer services between Tramore and Waterford, which connect with services to other parts of the country.
You can access the Rapid Express timetable here www.jjkavanagh.ie, and you can access the Bus Eireann timetable here http://www.buseireann.ie