Advice For Clare Students As CAO Offers Are Released

School leavers in Clare who are receiving their college offers this morning are being advised not to wait around if it’s the right course for them.

The first round of CAO offers have been issued to thousands across the country this morning.

Around 1,200 students across the county received their Leaving Cert results on Wednesday last, with hundreds of them now looking towards third level education.


Olivia O’Connor is a guidance counsellor at St Joseph’s Secondary School in Tulla and says while some will already have been confident in their first choice course, it’s important now to act quickly:

The Institute of Guidance Counsellors has set up a helpline for those who need advice on 1800 265 165.