Start WIT: Important dates for freshers 2020

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Start WIT: Important dates for freshers 2020


So, you've accepted an offer of an undergraduate course at WIT. Welcome! We are delighted to have you as one of our 2,000 students starting here this September. This is a really exciting time for you and we wish you every success as you start your college life with us.

We know you're eager to find out the key dates and steps involved in becoming a student at WIT, so we have prepared details in advance to help you plan a smooth start to college.

Start WIT: Key dates

Monday, 7 September 2020:  Leaving Cert Results

Friday, 11 September 2020: CAO Round 1 offers

Wednesday, 16 September 2020: Round 1 Acceptances closing date (15:00 p.m.).

Friday 18, September 2020: Applicants who have accepted an offer from WIT will receive an email with details of online registration and their specific start date for StartWIT (to complete registration and participate in orientation). However, if you need to know before then you can find the details for your course on the orientation page. You must register online before you can engage with StartWIT orientation. Guidance on how to StartWIT is available here. 

Tuesday 22 - Monday 28 September 2020: Our StartWIT orientation programme takes place across five days in September. Most courses will engage with only one of these days.Your specific dates will be detailed in the email or can be found on the orientation page as well as the expected length of time you'll need to be here for.

Monday 28 September: All classes start on Monday 28 September.  You will receive your timetable and all relevant class details during your Start WIT activities.

All academic calendar dates such as study weeks and exams are available at