CAO Information

Fáilte go dtí ár Mol Eolais CAO! This site contains our Open Day and CAO information– all you need to help you in your steps towards studying as an undergraduate at Maynooth University.

Our CAO Hub is packed information to help you make the best decision for your future studies such as our recorded webinar focusing on CAO application and college transition with Admissions Officer/Assistant Registrar Dr John McGinnity.


Fees & Scholarships

Find out about the cost of tuition and what scholarships we offer for eligible students and who to contact for further information.

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Study Abroad (International)

Find out about studying  abroad. We have relationships with university partners in Europe, Asia, Australia and North and South America.

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How to get Here

If moving to Maynooth is not an option for you, then commuting might be. Find out about where we are and how to get to our campus.

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CAO Information

CAO Information Evening Video from January 12th 2022 - 6pm

Thanks to everyone who joined us on January 12th. The webinar recordings are available here to watch back.

6pm - 6.55pm Meet the Students
6.30pm - 8.30pm Admissions Office Q&A
Ask-a-Student/Unibuddy Q&A
7pm – 7.55pm Transition to College & the CAO Application Process
MH101 & Specialised Arts Degrees
Science & Engineering
Business & Law/Criminology
Matures & QQI/PLC Admission
8pm – 8.55pm Transition to College & the CAO Application Process
MH101 & Specialised Arts Degrees
Science & Engineering
Education/Teaching Degrees
Business & Law/Criminology
Part-time Evening Arts degrees – Information and Application Workshop


Visit our site for information on COVID-19 and our current policies


We are very proud of our current students and the work they do. They are our best examples of a Maynooth Education and your best source of information for living and learning at Maynooth. 

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MU Live

MU Live is your opportunity to interact with our Maynooth University experts. MU Live will return in September 2022 – meanwhile you can watch all current season webinars on the MU Live webpage.

MU Live Website (More events & content)

Employability at MU

What happens after life at MU? Hear from our graduates how MU helped shaped their career and how you can enhance your own employment opportunities once you graduate.

Clubs & Societies at MU

We have over a hundred clubs and societies at MU from mainstream and niche sports to special interests and cultural clubs.

MU LIFE Virtual Fair

Sports Scholarships at MU

Sport Scholarships at MU – panel discussion. Find out what’s available through sports.

MU LIFE Virtual Fair

MU Life – visit our virtual clubs and societies fair and ask student reps about getting involved.

MU LIFE Virtual Fair

95% of MAYNOOTH GRADUATES are in Employment or in further studies/ training

2018 Graduate Outcomes Survey.