Slide
START WIT KEY MILESTONES
OFFERS
Round One CAO offers from 2pm Friday, 11 September 2020
DECISIONS
Need some more information before you make up your mind? Ask WIT is available from 7 -30 September, you can phone us or use the web chat to ask questions
ACCEPT
Round One offers acceptance 3pm Wednesday, 16 September 2020
ENGAGE
You don’t have to wait to hear from us to find out StartWIT dates
It varies by course so check which day or days you must attend
COMMUNICATION
The StartWIT email will be sent on Friday, 18 September 2020
If you accepted an offer at WIT check the email address you used for CAO
STEP 1: REGISTER
You can register online from Friday, 18 September 2020
Read up on payment procedures and have a digital photo ready
STEP 2: ORIENTATION
Your online orientation takes place from Monday 21 to Friday 25 September. Check your orientation dates and times as they vary by course.
LECTURES
Lectures begin for all students on Monday, 28 September 2020
View the 2020/2021 Academic Calendar by clicking on the Icon!
Blended delivery model 2020/21

Find out about WIT’s Blended model 2020/21

YOUR JOURNEY
STARTS HERE
At WIT we want to make sure you’re well prepared for the exciting road ahead.
Whether you’re one of our thousands of Waterford students, are commuting from within the sunny south east or are moving to Waterford City from further afield, we’ve put together all you need to get you off to a good start.
WE ARE HERE TO HELP – JUST ASK
We are conscious that this year many of you will need to avail of our student supports more than ever. Below you’ll find details of the teams on-hand to help you have the best start to college life.
CALL US
Call us on 051 834176 or 834177
STUDENT LIFE AND LEARNING
Student Life and Learning (SLL) can talk to you about access programmes. disability, counselling, student engagement, course issues and the Student Assistance Fund.
ACADEMIC AND ADMINISTRATIVE CONTACTS
Not sure who you need to contact with a query? Our general contacts page is a good starting point.
ACCOMMODATION ADVICE
The Accommodation Booking and Support Office will provide information to allow you to make well informed choices.
THE WITBUBBLE
The WITBubble on the main and College street campuses offers non-academic services like printing, copying, thesis binding, WITCard, access control and accommodation services.
WITSU
WIT Students' Union is made up of students, elected by students, to represent students. Its priority is to support and assist students in any way.
COMPUTER SERVICES
Having tech trouble? Search the Computer Services FAQs for a simple solution before contacting the helpdesk.
REGISTRATION & ORIENTATION

Our student registration and orientation is online this year.

Online Orientation will include information on WIT’s student services, meeting your course leader, receiving your timetable along with information on what to expect and will you meet new friends through interactive activities online.

The dates to engage with orientation vary from course to course.

GET CONNECTED
From 1TB free cloud storage to our super fast WiFi we ensure you have all the tools you need to study and do assignments. Here’s everything you need to know about getting online, accessing student email and our online learning platform.
GET WIFI
Here's how to log onto our super fast 'eduroam' WiFi network
FREE MICROSOFT
Install Office on up to 5 devices with your Free Microsoft Office and OneDrive 1TB Cloud Storage
COMPUTER SERVICES
Have a tech problem? Check Computer Service FAQs before getting in touch with our helpdesk
MOODLE
Log in to our online learning platform to access your notes and assignments
STUDENT EMAIL
Once you become a student, all official correspondence is sent to your student email account.
USERNAME
You'll find your username and password in your StartWIT email. Your username is also your student number
WIT ARENA
Open since September 2016, the €20m WIT Arena is a sports facility for students as well as a conference, entertainment and sporting venue. Avail of student membership and get there on the free shuttle bus from the main campus.
FINDING YOUR FEET
It is not unusual to feel overwhelmed at times by the adjustments that happen when going to college, especially this year. It is important to remember that you’re certainly not alone in having those feelings and there is plenty of help available to you.
IT’S TIME TO FIND YOUR TRIBE
ONLINE LEARNING

Provides support to students in their eLearning practices, namely Moodle.

WIT VIKINGS SPORT AND WIT SOCIETIES

Find friends with the same interests by participating in a choice of 60+ clubs and societies

witsu

Connect with WIT Students’ Union and get involved in student life and social events

JARGON BUSTER

WIT and the world of academia is full of acronyms and new words and phrases.
Here’s a guide to some of them.

#HELLOWIT
We know you’ll be sharing your college experience on social media, so if you’ve anything nice to say why not use our hashtags #StudyatWIT or #HelloWIT and mention/tag our social media accounts
01

Find out what we’ve been saying and see all our social media channel content in one place

02

Follow us on Facebook to stay up to date with what’s happening across the WIT Community

03

Snap us, add us, discover what’s happening around campus with our Snapchat takeovers

04

Are you an Instagrammer Extraordinaire? Tag @witwaterford on Instgram

05

Discover more about what’s happening at WIT on our main Twitter account!

06

Discover the world beyond WIT and what our students have gone on to do

how to find us

For directions and transport information

we are here

MAIN CAMPUS 
CORK ROAD 
WATERFORD CITY
CO WATERFORD