Recently Asked Questions

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New - Are there any Study Spaces Open on Campus? 

Library: From Monday 12th April - Thursday 03 June the library will be open as follows: 

Monday - Friday: 08:30 - 22:00

Saturday: 08:30 -17.30

Sunday: 10:00 - 17:30

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Bailey Allen Hall: We have now reopened study space for 50 students in the Bailey Allen Hall. Booking can be made from 9am-5pm Monday-Friday via the Library booking system


NEW - How do I find out about activities/events taking place for students? 

Students can view upcoming activities/events on the NUI Galway student calendar and by following #NUIGWhatsOn. 

What is currently open on campus? 

See an up-to-date list of on-campus services like cafés, shops and sports on the Campus Services section for students and staff. 

When does the financial aid fund close? 

This depends on the fund to which you are applying. Please see detailed information about the Financial Aid Fund, including closing dates at

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How do I apply for the refund for on-campus student accommodation? 

Please e-mail and we will support you to progress.

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How do I get forms stamped / validated by the University at this time?

The Student Registry Helpdesk can stamp and complete a range of forms electronically, including:

  • Medical card application forms
  • Jobseeker’s Allowance
  • Jobseeker’s Benefit
  • Back to Education Allowance
  • Disability Allowance
  • Carer’s Allowance
  • Child Benefit
  • Pension-related
  • Family Income Supplement

To see how visit the Student Registry website.