It’s no secret that college is expensive, if you are experiencing financial difficulty check out the below resources. Reach out to the welfare officer if you're stuck.
Short-term, interest-free Welfare Loan of up to €100.
Childcare Assistance Fund.
SU Placement Bursary.
You can apply for this grant online at www.grantsonline.ie. Check susi.ie or studentfinance.ie for eligibility information. Although the priority deadline was July 9th, applications are still being accepted until November.
There are a number of Benefactions/Bursaries/Prizes which you may be eligible to apply for. A list of these along with the criteria you must meet in order to apply can be found on https://www.tcd.ie/seniortutor/.
The Sports Centre levy can sometimes be waived for students in financial difficulty. You can apply to have the levy waived by filling out the form here: http://bit.ly/2qyOAYH
If you are eligible, the sports centre charge will be reimbursed, although this may take a number of weeks to come through.