Accommodations and Travel
Housing is available in Belfast through Duquesne University at Holiday Inn Express, Belfast - Queen's Quarter, for approximately $50 per person, per night in double occupancy rooms (two single beds/room). The cost includes breakfast. (http://www.ihg.com/holidayinnexpress/hotels/us/en/belfast/bfsex/hoteldetail).
In Dublin, housing is available through Duquesne University at University College Dublin at a cost of $280 per person, per week, in shared apartments that include private bathrooms, a shared kitchen/living area, free Internet access, gym and library membership, cleaning services and bed linen. (http://www.ucd.ie/).
Spouses and children are welcome. Persons accompanying participants who want to obtain housing through Duquesne or attend the scheduled functions must complete a separate Application Form and pay the Application Fee and the Housing Charge,if applicable.
All students must have a valid passport.
Students are responsible for making their own travel arrangements to and from Ireland. Students not arranging housing through Duquesne will be responsible for making alternative arrangements.
Duquesne University will not be responsible for any personal injury, property damage or illness encountered by participating students during the program. All students are advised to purchase appropriate medical, accidental and travel insurance.
Ireland does require the same accommodations for individuals with disabilities as the United States. Individuals requiring special accommodations should contact the program director so that we can make any necessary arrangements.
It is important for students to familiarize themselves with current travel conditions before traveling. For up-to-date travel information, students should always check the United States Department of State web site, which provides up-to-date travel information and warnings at the following address:
International Travel Safety Information for Students: