Contact us

Due to COVID-19 and Public Health Advice, consultations will continue to be conducted online for the academic year 2020/21. Online consultations with an advisor are by appointment only.

Student Assistance Fund Team

If you are unable to complete your application online, complications with the assessment tool due to your unique situation, believe that the guidance produced from the assessment tool varies from your actual situation, had a change of circumstances, travelled or worked abroad or have a complex situation, then you need to make an appointment through this website. There are multiple options available each week so you can come and have a chat with one of our advisors. This informal chat will clarify what you need to provide to satisfy the requirements. 

The Student Assistance Fund Team will be able to assist you in the following: 

  • Student Assistance Fund queries 
  • Financial Aid Part Time Fund Queries 

If you wish to email the Student Assistance Fund Team directly, please email

Student Budgetary Advisor

If you are facing complications with SUSI, DEASP, have a complex financial situation or just want someone to talk to about planning your time in UCC, making an appointment with the Budgetary Advisor may be the best port of call for you! 

The Student Budgetary Advisor will be able to assist you in the following areas: 

  • SUSI 
  • Social Welfare
  • 1916 Bursary 
  • New Avenues to Teaching
  • Budgeting and financial planning 
  • And much much more 

If you wish to email the Student Budgetary Advisor directly, please email:

How to make an appointment with us

Please click either the Student Budgetary Advisor or Student Assistance Fund box below to make an appointment. Select a date that suits you and then click on that date so you can choose a time to meet with an advisor online by completing the instructions. 

Ensure you put in your full name, ucc student umail address, phone number and main purpose of visit. 

New appointment times will be added each week for the forthcoming weeks.  

Student Financial Supports and Advice