Orientation

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

International Students Orientation

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

Day 1: Thursday, 9.30am, 8 January 2015 

  • 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, 9 January 2015 

  • 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.

academic handbook semester 2 2014/15 ‌

FAQ list for Erasmus & visiting students 2014

Orientation Booklet 2014/15

Galway Map

campus map Sept 2014

immigration factsheet Jan 2015

Events list Jan 2015

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. You can book a place on one of the tours on:

http://www.eventbrite.ie/o/international-office-nui-galway-5788491778

Library training and tour

The Library will provide Library Orientation for the students for the first weeks of term. Students can book a session that suits them at the link below. 

http://www.eventbrite.ie/e/getting-started-in-the-library-tickets-14526363745?aff=eorg

 

Orientation

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

International Students Orientation

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

Day 1: Thursday, 9.30am, 8 January 2015 

  • 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, 9 January 2015 

  • 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.

academic handbook semester 2 2014/15 ‌

FAQ list for Erasmus & visiting students 2014

Orientation Booklet 2014/15

Galway Map

campus map Sept 2014

immigration factsheet Jan 2015

Events list Jan 2015

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. You can book a place on one of the tours on:

http://www.eventbrite.ie/o/international-office-nui-galway-5788491778

Library training and tour

The Library will provide Library Orientation for the students for the first weeks of term. Students can book a session that suits them at the link below. 

http://www.eventbrite.ie/e/getting-started-in-the-library-tickets-14526363745?aff=eorg