Most third-level institutions have said they will offer a blended approach to course delivery in the autumn. Photograph: Getty

Third-level students need clarity by the end of June on what to expect when colleges reopen in the autumn in order to make informed decisions about th(...)

Some school principals have expressed concern that a significant cohort of students who have disconnected from school may not register in time for the deadline.

The deadline for Leaving Cert students to register for calculated grades has been extended until noon on Friday, the Minister for Education has confir(...)

About 50,000 of the 61,000 exam candidates had registered with the Department of Education’s online portal by lunchtime on Wednesday. Photograph: Eric Luke

About 10,000 Leaving Cert students have yet to apply to receive calculated grades ahead of the deadline which expires at 10pm on Thursday night. Stud(...)

Michael Dooley quit his full-time job in an off-licence just days before the State lockdown was announced.

Young people have been “disproportionately affected” by job losses in recent weeks, according to the Economic and Social Research Institute (ESRI). A(...)

Aaron Koay (24), a Malaysian student at Trinity College Dublin  forced to leave his accommodation. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Students living in Trinity College Dublin accommodation have described the university’s decision to shut student housing and force residents to vacat(...)

The plea was issued on behalf of Ireland’s Universities and Institutes of Technology by the Irish Universities Association and the Technological Higher Education Association. Photograph: Getty

The Presidents of all of Ireland’s Universities and Institutes of Technology have issued a plea to every student to fully follow set guidelines on soc(...)

Students at Trinity College Dublin protesting in February in opposition to  proposed student rent increases. Photograph: Dave Meehan

Thousands of students have applied for hardship funding from colleges amid a backdrop of unrest in universities over hikes to on-campus rents. Latest(...)

Gearing up for their first time to vote: Lucan Community College students (back row) Megan Miclea, Seán Egan and Lucy Rhodes; (front) Sheik Bah and Lia Stokes. Photograph: Enda O’Dowd

Last week, Lucy Rhodes, an 18-year-old student at Lucan Community College, registered to vote for the first time. She is one of dozens at her school (...)

Trinity College provost Dr Patrick Prendergast accused the Government of failing to fund third-level colleges when there were ‘red flags all over the place’. Photograph: Dara Mac Donaill/The Irish Times

Students are being used as pawns in a university’s row with the Government over the effect of insufficient funding on international rankings, the Unio(...)

Laura Newsome, a long-distance commuting student: she is frequently late for lectures due to traffic delays. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

When Adrasteia Hughes accepted her offer of a place studying sociology and linguistics at UCD, she had no idea of just how draining the daily commute (...)

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