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All participating colleges have a staff member who can advise you on how to apply to DARE. If you wish to speak to someone about your DARE application, contact any member of the DARE team.

You can also contact the CAO Helpdesk with questions on completing a DARE application. The simplest way to contact the CAO is by clicking on the ‘Contact Us’ button Alternatively you can call the helpdesk at 091-509800.

DARE will only discuss details of your application with you or your parent(s)/ guardian(s).This is in the interest of applicant confidentiality.

DARE also organises Application Advice Clinics each year. Application Advice Clinics provide an opportunity for you and/ or your parent(s)/ guardian(s) to drop in to meet with a member of the DARE team to discuss your application. The clinics will take place in a number of venues nationwide on Saturday 21st January 2017. Details on venues and times are available on the events page.

Higher Education Institutions
Athlone Institute of Technology
090 646 8142
Cork Institute of Technology
021 433 5107 / 5137
Dublin City University
01 700 5160
Dublin Institute of Technology
01 402 7658
Institute of Technology Sligo
071 930 5381
Maynooth University
01 708 6025
National College of Ireland
01 659 9269
NUI Galway
091 492106
Pontifical University Maynooth
01 7086025
Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland
01 402 2237
Trinity College Dublin
01 896 1968
University College Cork
021 490 2985
University College Dublin
01 716 1658
University of Limerick
061 234 847

Colleges of Education

Mary Immaculate College, Limerick
061 204927
Marino Institute of Education
01 805 7742
St. Angela’s College Sligo

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