UNIVERSITY COLLEGE CORK (UCC) has confirmed that 11 students have been temporarily suspended following breaches of student rules relating to public health.
The temporary suspensions have been put in place pending the outcome of a hearing.
In a statement, UCC said that the vast majority of students have been adhering to national public health guidance.
“However, UCC can confirm that Campus Watch has received some complaints pertaining to alleged breaches of Student Rules. Every case is considered on its merits and the principle of natural justice applies.
“Hearings for those complaints not already resolved by Campus Watch through the informal procedures of the UCC Student Rules have yet to be held and UCC, therefore, is not in a position to comment further on these ongoing cases.
“UCC can confirm that in 11 cases a temporary suspension has been put in place pending the outcome of a hearing, as per the