Trinity College's €450 Repeat exam Fee Has Been Abolished

Trinity College's €450 Repeat exam Fee Has Been Abolished
Tuáthla Lucey
Tuáthla Lucey

28 Mar 2018

Trinity College announced today that it is shelved the recently introduced €450 repeat exam fee.

Students reacted to this new introduction by protesting earlier this month for the fees to return to normal, as many cannot afford to shell out nearly €500 to repeat an exam.

Dozens of students occupied the Dining Hall with the #TakeTrinityBack campaign.

The annoucement was made by Dr Patrick Prendergast, he said;

"I undertook that we would seriously consider alternative proposals, and we have done so.

"I look forward to continuing the dialogue with student representatives to find a solution to the issues confronting Irish higher education, taking account of both fairness to all students and the College’s financial position." 

 

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