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Jargon Buster

AADA Assistant Dean - Academic Affairs
ADI  Assistant Dean International
ADR Assistant Dean Research 
Agresso Finance System used for claiming expenses, purchase orders etc. 
AHSS Faculty of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences
(The) Arena UL Sports Arena
Brown Thomas The cast iron sculpture 'Together and Apart' situated between the main building and library
Core The employee self-service section of the University of Limerick Human Resources website. Enables employees to access financial and personal information
CTL Centre for teaching and learning 
DARE Admissions scheme which offers places at reduced points to school leavers who have experienced additional educational challenges
ECTS European Credit Transfer System
EHS Faculty of Education and Health Sciences
FDR First destination report 
FOI Freedom of Information 
FTE Full-time equivalent (staff or student) 
HEA Higher Education Authority 
HEAR Admissions scheme which offers places at reduced points and extra college supports to school leavers from socio-economically disadvantaged backgrounds
HRI  Health Research Institute
IUA  Irish University Association 
KBS Faculty of Kemmy Business School 
LERO  Irish Software Research Centre
(The) Plaza Area outside the main building 
S&E Faculty of Science and Engineering
SI (SAM)  Student Information System (including exam results, Fees etc) 
SULIS UL's Learning Management System 
THEA Technological Higher Education Association
ULRIS The UL Research Information System for storing research output and publication details
The White House Plassey House

 

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