Front Gate was closed for a short period this afternoon while work was carried out on drainage problems in Regent House.
The annual national risk assessment has identified underinvestment in higher education as a risk to the economy.
Every one of Ireland's colleges has raised the price of its student accommodation for 2019/20.
The first three floors of Kinsella Hall will be turned into a 24-hour study space in August.
Provost Patrick Prendergast said government interference in higher education could 'damage the university system'.
Over a million people visited Trinity's Book of Kells exhibition in 2018, according to figures released by Fáilte Ireland.
Student accommodation developers have benefitted more than other housing providers from a fast-track scheme introduced two years ago.
Debate raged online this week about the merits of UL's new rainbow housing initiative.
Bacik will be presented with the award in October.
TCDSU President Laura Beston said the grant is 'something that needs to be fought for and maintained'.