Terms & Conditions

Welcome to Coláiste na Rinne’s website.  The following are the rules which govern the use of the Coláiste na Rinne’s website.  By using or visiting the Site, you expressly agree to be bound by these Terms and to follow these Terms and all applicable laws and regulations governing the website.  Coláiste na Rinne reserves the right to change these Terms at any time, effective immediately upon posting on the website. Please check this page of the website periodically.

This site is owned and operated by Coláiste na Rinne. Unless otherwise specified, all information or materials appearing on this site, including the Colaiste na Rinne logo, text, site design, graphics, icons, and images, as well as the selection, assembly and arrangement thereof, are the sole property of Coláiste na Rinne. No materials from this site may be copied, reproduced, modified, republished, uploaded, posted, transmitted, or distributed in any form or by any means without Colaiste na Rinne’s prior written permission. All rights not expressly granted herein are reserved. Any unauthorised use of the materials appearing on this site may violate copyright, trademark and other applicable laws and could result in criminal or civil action.
Course Fees

Course fees are inclusive of Irish language tuition and all activities pertaining to the course being booked. Customers can elect, for most courses, to live on-campus in which case the course fee indicated includes accommodation and meals. Where not clearly specified that the course includes accommodation and meals the Coláiste in most cases provides information for customers / learners as to how and where they can contact directly accommodation and meal service providers in the area.

Course fees exclude travel to/from Coláiste na Rinne and private laundry requirements.

Coláiste na Rinne facilities are hired by clubs, associations and organisations of all types. In the case of any events, activities, launches or gatherings of any type, organised and hosted by third parties using the facilities of Coláiste na Rinne, Coláiste na Rinne bears no responsibility for the delivery or outcome of those events.

Language Course Deposits by Post

Course appplication forms received by post and accompanied by the appropriate course deposit (amount varies depending on the course) will secure a reservation (subject to availability on receipt of the form and deposit). A reservation becomes a guaranteed place when the appropriate course fee balance is received, at least 31 days prior to the commencement date of the course.

Online Course Deposits

Similarly a course deposit (amount varies depending on the course) will be required when submitting your online application form. An on-line reservation becomes a guaranteed place when the appropriate course fee balance is received, at least 31 days prior to the commencement date of the course.


A 5% discount is provided on the fees for siblings attending the same Cursa Samhraidh / Summer Course in any given year.

Online Payment

Coláiste na Rinne’s online payment facility is provided by AIB. The highest industry standards apply to the security pertaining to this payment gateway.

Changes /Cancellation / Refund Policy

  1. The balance of the course fee is payable 31 days prior to the course start date. It is the policy at Coláiste na Rinne to consider a reservation cancelled due to non-payment of the fee balance by the due date.
  2. All cancellations must be in writing.  The refund policy for courses can be found at the point of booking the particular course.
  3. Course bookings can be transferred up to 1 month prior to the course start date subject to availability.