Áras na Mac Léinn, The Student Centre at University College Cork is at the heart of the campus. Áras na Mac Léinn provides numerous facilities to the staff, students and visitors to UCC.
The Information Desk, located on the ground floor is your first port of call for information about the student centre, UCC campus and general queries.
Devere Hall, or the Multifunctional Hall as it is also known, can be hired for specific functions or accessed regularly by students as an informal common room.
The Amphitheatre located just outside Áras na Mac Léinn may also be hired.
Meeting Rooms, Computer Labs and the Pool Room can all be found on the upper levels while UCC’s Radio Station, UCC 98.3FM, is also located on the second floor of the building. Located on the ground floor, is a First Aid room and the Promotional Stand available for hire.
Áras na Mac Léinn also manages Creche Cois Laoi (NCNA accredited Centre of Excellence, located across campus in the Brookfield Health Sciences Complex).
There are a number of retail and dining facilities available in the Student Centre.
Visit An Stad for stationery, newspapers and other UCC branded goods such as hoodies, tshirts and other gift items.
An Siopa is the place to go for quick snacks such as ice cream, crisps or packed sandwiches.
It also has two Cafés – Cafés Oasis and Upstairs; Cafés Oasis serves hot and cold food and upstairs serves gourmet sandwiches, wraps, baguettes and panini with a wide range of fillings.
Club Áras, or the New Bar as it is sometimes known, serves a full carvery during the week as well as hot breakfasts and evening suppers.
John Smiths & Sons is the on campus book shop while banking services are provided by Bank of Ireland.