Support Services

Dundalk Institute of Technology is committed to supporting you through your transition to third level education. We have a range of services and facilities in place to provide academic, social and general welfare support.

Health Unit

The Institute’s Health Unit is located on the upper floor of the Padraig Faulkner Building as part of the overall Student Services block.


Going to college is a wonderful experience for most people most of the time. However some of you may find the transition from school to college difficult, you may feel home sick and isolated, or you may have a sudden crisis like a bereavement or illness.

Student Learning and Development Centre

The Student Learning and Development Centre fulfills an important role in supporting students who wish to improve their IT, academic and study skills. The main aim of the Centre is to ease the transition to third level while improving retention rates.

Disability and Student Quality Office

The Disability and Student Quality Office provides a focal point and a designated person whose job it is to advocate on behalf of, and provide support to, any student with a physical, sensory or learning difficulty or who has a medical or mental health condition that interferes with the learning process.


DkIT Careers Service is an integrated service open to students and recent graduates of Dundalk Institute of Technology looking for careers advice or educational guidance. We also assist employers interested in graduate recruitment.

International Office

DkIT is committed to providing a first class education to Irish, European and International students. Look here for information if you would like to come to Ireland and study at our Institute.


The Chaplaincy seeks to foster a sense of community on campus where the individual student and staff member is valued and cherished.

Student Union

DkIT Student Union was founded in 1989. Every year a president and vice president are elected to run the Student Union. See this section for contact details and useful information.


The DkIT library has a range of information and resources available to support you in your studies. The library offers study skills support tutorials throughout the academic year.

Maths Learning Centre

The Maths Learning Centre (MLC) is a free service open to all DkIT students. The MLC aims to provide additional Mathematics support and offers a number of services including 'drop-in' sessions, small group workshops on specific topics & one-on-one support sessions.

IT Learning Centre

The IT Learning Centre (ITLC) is a tutor-supported study environment available to all Computing students in DkIT.

Additional Services

The Institute provides additional services with on-campus banking, printing and photocopying services, stationary supplies, Institute Restaurant, snack bars, Student Common Room and Club Bar.