Support Services


We support our students, no matter what you need.  Find out what we can do for you.


Our Child Care student services at NUI Galway can offer practical help and advice for our students who need it.


The Chaplaincy service offers pastoral care and spiritual guidance to the students and staff of NUI Galway.


You can consult with a member of the NUI Galway counselling service for any issue. We provide skilled listeners who have experience dealing with all the challenges students encounter. For further information on the service we provide please click here.

Health Promotion

Looking after your health is as important as your academic achievements. The Student Health Promotion Service  provides information on women's health, men's health, safer sex, weight management, healthy eating, alcohol and other drugs, smoking, stress reduction, relaxation, time management, physical activity parenthood, and more.
It also offers a number of programmes, including personal development workshops, smoking cessation, wellness assessments, and exam de-stress.

Medical services

The Student Health Service provides on-campus medical and psychiatric care to registered students of the university in a professional, courteous, and confidential manner.

Student Connect

The Student Connect Mentoring Programme provides a friendly introduction to NUI Galway for first year students. Existing volunteer students are tasked with ensuring the smooth integration of incoming First Years into university life. 

Career guidance

The Career Development Centre helps you to manage your own career plans by providing a wide range of support services.