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CAO Important Dates

CAO Application Process Opens
5th November 2015 @ 12.00pm

Early Online Application Closing Date
20th January 2016 at 5.15pm (€25 Fee)

Normal Application Closing Date
1st February 2016 at 5.15pm (€40 Fee)

Late Application Closing Date
1st May 2016 at 5.15pm (€50 Online/€80 Paper Fee)

Statement of Application Record
Sent to all applicants at the end of May 2016

Change of Mind Closing Date
1st July 2016 at 5.15pm (Paper & Online)

Additional Notes:
Register before 5.15 on 20th January 2016 to avail of the discounted application fee of €25.  You can fill in your personal details and provisional course choices and then edit before 31st January for no extra charge.

All correspondance from CAO should be checked carefully to ensure that there are no errors or omissions.  Make sure to check that all personal details, exam numbers and qualifications are recorded correctly to avoid any disappointment at the offers stage.

Restricted courses must be applied for before the 1st February.  They cannot be added in when the change ofmind facility becomes available.  Please check your CAO handbook before introducing a restricted course code.

If you need to contact CAO you can do so by clicking on the "Contact" facility on their website www.cao.ie.  Include your CAO application number and as much information as possible to help them to answer your query.
Alternatively, you can contact them on (091) 509800
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