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Leaving Certificate Results 2015

Important Post Leaving Cert Dates & Resources


WEDNESDAY 12TH AUGUST Leaving Certificate Results in all schools. Available on from 12 noon - PIN required to access this service.

MONDAY 17th AUGUSTRound One CAO offers - applicants receive an offer by post, by e-mail and SMS text. 
- Acceptance closing date 24th Aug @ 17.15. See

TUESDAY 18TH AUGUSTLeaving Cert candidates must return completed application forms to view scripts to school by this date - Read more about reviewing scripts

WEDNESDAY 26TH AUGUSTRound Two CAO offers - Acceptance closing date 2nd Sept @ 17.15 See

Viewing of Scripts in schools at appointed times - See Candidate Information booklet

WEDNESDAY 2ND SEPTEMBER 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


More Resources & Helplines

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 Wednesday (12th) Thursday (13th) 10am – 7pm, Friday (15th) 10am - 1pm. The Helpline will also be in operation as follows when college offers are made available. Monday (17th) & Tuesday (18th) 8am - 7pm, Wednesday (19th) 8am – 1pm

The Irish Times online Results Help Desk will be available from 11 am on Wednesday, 12th August at Their expert team of guidance counsellors will answer your results and offers queries when you submit them online.

Careers Portal has created a special section for parents who have students receiving their Leaving Cert results and are facing into the challenges of choosing college courses. Check out their Parents Guide to the Leaving Cert Results

NUI Galway
NUI Galway has set up a designated hotline for First Year students to help ease the transition into third level education. 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, such as, start dates, fees, accommodation, registration etc. The Helpline: 091-493999 will be open from the 12th August to 30th September, Monday to Friday, 9:00am to 6:00pm. It will also be open on Saturday, 15th August and Saturday, 22nd August, 09:00am to 1:00pm. Students can also ask a question online. Visit  NUIG .

UCC will be hosting four live online Q&A sessions for Leaving Certificate students this year. The Q&A sessions are aimed at those who have just received their Leaving Certificate results and course offers. The Q&A will take place on Thursday 13th August from 3-4.30pm. For more information, visit

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 exam 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 exam is based on the Leaving Cert Curriculum 2015.  The exam will take place on Thursday, 20th August, at the University at 2.30pm. The exam is 3 hours long. Further information and application forms at

Thinking of repeating the leaving certificate?
Check out our listings of some Repeat Leaving Certificate Courses in Dublin and Outside Dublin