Your NCAD Journey

Welcome to the Creative Futures Academy (CFA) at the National College of Art and Design (NCAD). Your journey with CFA@NCAD is the next step to building your dream career in the creative sector.

Our courses create an environment for critical enquiry, radical experimentation and creative learning, helping our students to address many of the real challenges confronting society, culture and contemporary business. Below, we have selected some key information to let you know about the supports available to make your journey straightforward and fully-rounded.

If you have any other questions during your time with us please contact:

Getting Started


All full-time and part-time students must register annually. Registration is made online. Students may pay their fees online by logging into My NCAD with their student number and password.

Detailed information about tuition fees and the student
contribution charge is available here: Fees – National College of Art and Design



Student Services

​​Welcome to the NCAD Academic Affairs and Student Services team. The team encompasses Student Services and Admissions, Academic Affairs and Student Support. We are here to support you to succeed in your studies at NCAD.

You can find us at the Student Information Desk, which is located just off the Student Concourse. The Student Information Desk is your first port of call for any questions relating to your studies at NCAD. The team can help you with questions you might have about your registration or fees; issue letters confirming registration; reissue student cards and help with a range of other issues you might encounter during your time at NCAD.

The Student Information Desk is open between 10am-1pm and 2pm-4pm Monday to Friday during term time, or you can email

Student services


Student Cards

Student Support

Student Health

How do I make a doctors appointment?

NCAD Contacts

Joanna Crawley

CFA Co-ordinator NCAD

Academic Affairs and Student Services

Student Recruitment & Admissions Support

Fees & Grants Team

Student Information Desk

Student Records and Registrations


Library Team