Pricing For Academic Year 2023-24

Dates to remember:

  • Registration / Application System open on 3rd July 2023
  • Initial Booking Fee due by 6th July 2023 (only applies to candidates who have been offered accommodation)
  • University Term: 18th September 2023 – 1st June 2024
  • 1st-semester payment of fees due on 1st September 2023
  • Incoming First-Year students only: 1st-semester payment of fees and food fee is due on September 9th 2023
  • 2nd-semester payment of fees due on 1st January 2024
  • Late Payment Fee: €60 after 17.00 on payment due date

Pricing Update 2023/2024

Booking Fee
A booking fee of €600 must be paid to secure the room. €500 of this booking fee doubles as a utility charge for the year. The remainder €100 will be set aside for security and damage. A portion or all of this €100 will be refunded once the property has been inspected after the resident departs. Please note that the only portion of the booking fee refundable is €100, the remainder is allocated to utility charges and will not be refunded at the end of the occupancy as it will have been spent on utilities.

Food Fee
€750 to be paid on 01/09/2023 and 01/01/2024

We offer a choice of payment schedule to incoming residents.

A. Payment per semester in advance – two payments of €2,490 per semester. Total accommodation fee €4,980 plus food fee as above.

The first payment on September 1st 2023 or three days after the first round of CAO offers is released for first-year applicants only. Second payment January 1st 2024.

B. Monthly payment – Payment of €615 for accommodation to be paid on the 1st of every month from September 2023 to May 2024. Total accommodation fee: €5,535 plus food fee as above.

SAM Accommodation is Catered

SAM accommodation is catered, the food invoice will be separate from the accommodation invoice and there is no self-catering accommodation offered.

The rate includes a single room and 72 meals per semester in the on-site SAM Café. Every resident receives a book of 72 vouchers at the beginning of each semester.

These vouchers entitle a student to a hot meal or a choice from the varied deli offering; fresh wraps, panini’s, baguettes, veggies or fries along with drinks and confectionery. Our Chefs are at the stove from early morning and we even grow our own veggies, apples, plums and hazelnuts.

The Café hours are 12.15 pm-2.15 pm and 4 pm -6.30 pm. On Friday we are open from 12.15 pm-2.15 pm

The SAM Cafe

The Café hours are 12.15 pm-2.15 pm and 4 pm -6.30 pm. On Friday we are open from 12.15 pm-2.15 pm. Our food is seasonal, local and we even have our own veggies and herbs growing outside the Cafe window. We serve the tastiest and freshest of homemade food. Pop in and check us out any day. By availing of Catered Accommodation, it’s one less bill to have throughout the year.

Bon Appetit!!