Welcome to NUI Galway, one of Ireland’s leading universities.

Your Orientation Schedule and Registration

Your university start date is Tuesday, 29th August 2017. Your first week at NUI Galway is central to your success as a student.  You will meet with other first-year students, find out about your chosen course, have introductory lectures and meet with academic staff and your mentor.
Click here for a useful “checklist” to help you get settled into university life. Your Orientation Schedule can be viewed here.

Need help? Call our Student First Year Hotline at +353 91 493 999

First Year Photo Competition!

To welcome our 3,000 new first year students we are running the 'My NUI Galway' Competition! All you have to do is upload your photos to your own social media accounts, using the hashtag #MyNUIGalway to bag yourself some great prizes! For Competition T&C's click here.