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Leaving Certificate Results 2013 - Important Post Leaving Cert Dates & Resources

Wed 14th August Leaving Certificate Results in all schools. Available on from 12 noon - PIN required to access this service.

Tuesday 20th AugustLeaving Cert candidates must return completed application forms to view scripts to school by this date - See Candidate Information booklet

Fri & Sat Aug 30th & 31stViewing of Scripts in schools at appointed times - See Candidate Information booklet

Wed 4th Sept Closing date for receipt of Leaving Certificate appeal applications - NB school will require applications to be subitted a day or two earlier in order for applications to be posted to Commission on time. Appeal Fee - €40 per subject - refunded if result upgraded. (€15.50 for L.C.A.P.)

Mid OctoberRelease of results of Leaving Cert Appeals
Unfortunately many students are not going to be happy with their Leaving Certificate results for one reason or another. Read With many Leaving Certificate Results celebrations planned, now is also an important time to talk to your teens about alcohol consumption setting out clear rules and the reasons for them. Read our advice article on some of the dos and don'ts

Resources to help:

Confused about the Results?

Got Questions about your results? Did you achieve the points you require? What do you want to do next?

The National Parents Council Post Primary, in association with the Irish Independent, the IGC, Eircom and supported by the Dept. of Ed run a Helpline every year for Students, Parents and advisors . The HelpLine: 1800 265 165 will open as follows

Wednesday (14th) Thursday (15th) 8am – 7pm, Friday (16th) 8am - 1pm.

The Helpline will also be in operation as follows when college offers are made available.
Monday (19th) & Tuesday (20th) 8am - 7pm, Wednesday (21st) 8am – 1pm

The Irish Times online Results Help Desk will be available from 9 am on Wednesday, 14th August at Our expert team of guidance counsellors will answer your results and offers queries when you submit them online. has created a special section for parents who have students recieving their Leaving Cert results and are facing into the challenges of choosing college courses. Check out their
Parents Guide to the Leaving Cert Results

Confused about first days in University?

NUI Galway has set up a hotline to help all First Year students make the transition into third level education at NUI Galway. The service, manned by specially trained staff, will provide an efficient, responsive service to callers and will deal with numerous issues that are of concern to incoming First Year students.
The Helpline: 091-493999 will be open at the following 14th August to 30th September, Monday to Friday, 9:00am to 1:00pm. It will also be open on Saturday, 17th August and Saturday, 24th August, 9:00am to 1:00pm.

UL Maths Exam Provides 2nd Chance for Students

The Faculty of Science and Engineering at the University of Limerick (UL) will be offering a special entrance maths exam to give students a second chance to pursue a course of study in science and engineering.The special mathematics examination is for students who achieve sufficient CAO entry points and satisfy all other entrance requirements, but who do not achieve the requisite grade in Mathematics (Ordinary or Honours) in the Leaving Certificate.  The examination is based on the Leaving Certificate Curriculum 2013.  The exam will take place Thursday, 22nd August, at the University of Limerick. The exam is 3 hours long, commencing at 2.30pm and concluding at 5.30pm.   Further information and applications forms can be downloaded at

Thinking of repeating the leaving certificate?

Check out our listings of some Repeat Leaving Certificate Courses in
Dublin and Outside Dublin