The Welfare Fund is a fund available for students who encounter unforeseen circumstances during their time in UCD that causes them unexpected financial strain. Some examples of issues which may make you eligible for the welfare fund are bereavement, illness or injury, sudden unemployment, or family breakdown. Ongoing low income alone does not qualify for an application for the Welfare Fund.
If you would like to apply for the Welfare Fund, please book an appointment with our Welfare Officer by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org. Your application will be treated will complete confidentiality.
The application for the Welfare Fund can be found online on SISWeb, under Programme Services > Welfare & Assisance.
Welfare Fund Guidelines
Receipt Record Form