Student Community

With more than 17,000 students, NUI Galway is one of Irelands's most popular universities for undergraduate study. And now with the cost of living in Galway being significantly lower than other university cities it is set to come even more popular! 

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We believe that students who get actively involved and participate in student life are happier and as a result are more productive and successful in their studies.

At NUI Galway there are are number of ways to get involved:
Sports

Sports

Sport is central to balancing your academic study with keeping fit whilst enjoying a great social outlet.

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Sports Scholarships

Societies

Societies

With over 110 student-led societies, all tastes & interest groups are catered for on campus.

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Campus Activites

Volunteering

Volunteering

Choose from a huge range of fun volunteering opportunities that allow you to help out others in your spare time.

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