Orientation

The International Affairs Office organises a comprehensive Orientation Programme for all new international students at NUI Galway.

Facebook event

International Students Orientation

Venue: Bailey Allen Hall, Áras na Mac Léinn (Student Centre)

Day 1: Thursday, 9.30am, 4 September 2014 

  • Student Health
  • Counselling services
  • Blackboard
  • Sports Clubs and Student Societies
  • Library
  • Computer Services
  • Banking
  • Student safety
  • Volunteering opportunities
  • GNIB Registration (Non-EU/EEA students)

Day 2: Friday, 9.30am, 5 September 2014 

  • Academic advisory sessions for visiting students

Note: Visiting students will receive information on exams, timetables and other important academic information at this session so we strongly recommend attendance.

Students will receive hard copies of these documents at orientation.

Other Activities

In addition to the main Orientation Programme, the University arranges other activities to help welcome you to the University and help you settle in to student life in Galway

Fáilte (Welcome!) Mornings

Each day for the first week of term all newly arrived students are invited to attend an informal gathering where they can meet with staff of the International Affairs Office, ask questions and get to know each other.

Walking tour of Galway

The International Affairs Office arranges walking tours of Galway on the weekend after orientation.

Library training and tour

Students can book a place on a tour of the James Hardiman Library by registering at http://jhl.eventbrite.com/

 

Orientation

The International Affairs Office organises a comprehensive Orientation Programme for all new international students at NUI Galway.

Facebook event

International Students Orientation

Venue: Bailey Allen Hall, Áras na Mac Léinn (Student Centre)

Day 1: Thursday, 9.30am, 4 September 2014 

  • Student Health
  • Counselling services
  • Blackboard
  • Sports Clubs and Student Societies
  • Library
  • Computer Services
  • Banking
  • Student safety
  • Volunteering opportunities
  • GNIB Registration (Non-EU/EEA students)

Day 2: Friday, 9.30am, 5 September 2014 

  • Academic advisory sessions for visiting students

Note: Visiting students will receive information on exams, timetables and other important academic information at this session so we strongly recommend attendance.

Students will receive hard copies of these documents at orientation.

Other Activities

In addition to the main Orientation Programme, the University arranges other activities to help welcome you to the University and help you settle in to student life in Galway

Fáilte (Welcome!) Mornings

Each day for the first week of term all newly arrived students are invited to attend an informal gathering where they can meet with staff of the International Affairs Office, ask questions and get to know each other.

Walking tour of Galway

The International Affairs Office arranges walking tours of Galway on the weekend after orientation.

Library training and tour

Students can book a place on a tour of the James Hardiman Library by registering at http://jhl.eventbrite.com/