‌‌‌Orientation Week - August 29th to September 1st 2017

To find out about orientation, start dates, fees, accommodation, registration or any other queries you may have, please call the First Year Hotline: +353 91 493 999

We are looking forward to meeting you on Tuesday 29th August 2017 as you start your University life with us at NUI Galway.
Orientation Week will provide you with important information on academic subjects and choices, timetables, and your future lectures locations.  Also, Orientation Week is a great opportunity for you to meet with other first-year students, try out some of the Sports, Clubs and Societies and learn the student support services available to you.

Your start to a successful University journey begins here. Read on and see what we have planned for you.

Select your College Guide to see your timetable starting Tuesday, 29th August:

Your College Specific Orientation Week Guides will be available in August.

For Parents

Information and support for parents & guardians as your child begins University life at NUI Galway

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Orientation Week

Academic talks, meet your mentors, tour the campus, BBQ's, Fáilte Fest, competitions and lots more!

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Student Guide Book

All you need to know about starting University life at NUI Galway from Tuesday 30th August

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