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CAO Dates

This is a timetable of important CAO dates for 2021. CAO may amend these dates so it is important to check back from time to time.

20th January (17:15) Apply online by this date to avail of the discounted application fee of €30.
1st February (17:15) Normal closing date for applications.
5th February (12:00) Online facility to amend course choices becomes available (€10 Fee)
Before 15th February Paper Applicants will be sent a Statement of Course Choices
(Contact CAO if you do not receive it)
1st March (17:15) Closing date for amending course choices
Closing date for completion of mature section of application form
Closing date for final completion of online HEAR/DARE forms
5th March (12:00) Late application facility opens.
15th March (17:15) Latest date for HEAR/DARE supporting documentation to arrive in CAO
1st May (17:15) Closing date for late applications
5th May (12:00) Online Change of Mind facility becomes available (Free)
Before 15th May Late Paper Applicants will be sent a Statement of Course Choices
(Contact CAO if you do not receive it)
Before End of May Statement of Application Record sent to all applicants
(Contact CAO if you do not receive it)
1st July (17:15) Change of Mind closes
TBC Round A offers for certain Non-Standard categories of applicants – applicants receive an offer by post, by e-mail and SMS text
22nd July (17:15) Exceptional closing date for late applications for those already attending a participating HEI
TBC Round 0 offers for certain Non-Standard categories of applicant – applicants receive an offer by post, by e-mail and SMS text
Mid-August Current year Leaving Certificate results issued
TBC Round 1 offers available from 14:00 online – also issued by e-mail and SMS text.
Applicants who have not received an offer will receive a `Statement of Application` e-mail.
TBC Round 1 offers available from 14:00 online – also issued by e-mail and SMS text.
Applicants who have not received an offer will receive a `Statement of Application` e-mail.
TBC Available Place facility opens (12:00)
TBC Round 1 Acceptances closing date (17:15).
TBC Round 2 offers available from 10:00 online.
TBC Round 2 Acceptances closing date (17:15).
TBC Round 3 offers available from 06:00 online.
TBC Round 3 Acceptances closing date (17:15).
Early September Registration begins.
Mid-September Results of Leaving Certificate appeals released.
TBC (17:15) Offer Season Ends.

 

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