Through the shared memories of students, alumni, lecturers and friends, you have made it possible for us to understand what UCD means to you and to capture a glimpse into your time in UCD in the 1980s.

We’d love to collect more of your memories, so please upload your memories below.

“Hothouse Flowers playing in a free gig by the lake.”
Ross, Brennan, BComm, 1987
“A lecture by Seamus Heaney in aula maxima in Earlsfort terrace the year before I started university”
Cecily Kelleher, MB BCh BAO, 1980
“[John Teeling’s] lectures were so entertaining that students from other faculties would attend the lectures for the fun of it. He must have wondered why there were so many sitting on the steps!”
Bcomm Graduate, 1984
Click on a name or event below to find out what has been said in praise of your favourite lecturers, gigs, events, sporting moments and much more.
Click on the decade to see what your university peers have been up to and what are their fondest memories from their time in UCD.
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