CAO early offers

This morning at 6 a.m. the CAO published the first group of college place offers for the coming academic year . These offers are now available to view online at

These early offers are relevant to a certain number of applicants

  • deferred applicants
  • mature applicants
  • applicants who have completed an Access course
  • those who need to make visa arrangements before taking a plac

Mature Students

Many mature students may have completed a  PLC course or passed their MSAP assessment as part of their application for a third level place. For many of those students the wait is over and they can finally see if they have secured their place.

However, many mature students may be unsure about their next steps.

This video shows the complete CAO application and acceptance process. CAO video