When do I start University?

The University term begins on Tuesday, 2nd September.  During the first week you will be provided with important information on your academic programme (timetables, introductory lectures, subject choice) and support services;   This will be the only opportunity students will have during their time with us to have the campus to themselves, to familiarise themselves with the campus, the people and each other.  Detailed information on starting in University and the specific Sessions that you should attend will be available soon.

If you are unsure about which College your course fall into please check out page 1 of the College Prospectus at: http://www.nuigalway.ie/media/nuigalwayie/content/files/courses/nuigalway-undergraduate-prospectus.pdf

Each College has its own timetable for the first week at college, the first weeks schedule will be available here soon.

College of Arts, Social Sciences and Celtic Studies  
College of Business, Public Policy and Law  
College of Engineering and Informatics  
College of Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences  
College of Science  

 Parental Involvement - Tuesday, 2nd September


We invite all parents, guardians and family members to attend one of the following sessions:

Parents Talks    
The Emotional Journey of Students and Parents 3.00 p.m. The View
  5.00 p.m. The View
  7.00 p.m. The View
Money - What to expect and how to make it stretch 3.00 p.m. The Cube
  5.00 p.m. The Cube
  7.00 p.m. The Cube
Learning Wellbeing and University Supports 3.00 p.m. Room UC102, Aras Ui Chathail
  5.00 p.m. Room UC102, Aras Ui Chathail
  7.00 p.m. Room UC102, Aras Ui Chathail

In addition there will be staff available during the refreshments to answer any questions parents may have.