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Each year more than 4,000 choose NUI Galway as their University of choice. Find out what life at NUI Galway is all about here.
About NUI Galway
About NUI Galway
Since 1845, NUI Galway has been sharing the highest quality teaching and research with Ireland and the world. Find out what makes our University so special – from our distinguished history to the latest news and campus developments.
Colleges & Schools
Colleges & Schools
NUI Galway has earned international recognition as a research-led university with a commitment to top quality teaching across a range of key areas of expertise.
- Research & Innovation
- Business & Industry
- Alumni, Friends & Supporters
At NUI Galway, we believe that the best learning takes place when you apply what you learn in a real world context. That's why many of our courses include work placements or community projects.
- Undergraduate, research masters and taught masters students' accounts will be disabled 180 days after their course end-date, usually the 31st of August of the last registered academic year
- PhD students' accounts will be disabled 350 days after their course end-date, usually the 31st of August of the last registered academic year
After this grace period, undergraduate students, research masters and taught masters students graduating from NUIG will lose access to:
- Campus Account Login
- All applications associated with NUI Galway Office 365 account including email and storage (OneDrive)
- All NUIG IT services for students including WiFi, PC suites, softwares, printing, website, exam timetables etc.
- The library access has a different grace period that typically ends on the 31st of December of the last registered academic year
- This is an automated process, and it is dependant on your registration status for the current academic year
Before you graduate
Here are some handy steps to ensure you don’t lose any important eMail content:
- Create an Automatic Reply message to let people know that you are no longer available at this email address
- Forward or download any essential emails from your @nuigalway.ie account to a personal email address
- Configure an Auto-Forwarding rule, which will automatically forward all email sent to this account on to another account of your choice for a further six months
Office 365 Applications/OneDrive
If you have downloaded Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Powerpoint) to your desktop/laptop device from the Office 365 Portal, these applications will enter a reduced-functionality mode. In reduced functionality mode, Office 365 ProPlus remains installed on the computer, but you can only view and print documents. All features for editing or creating new documents are disabled, and you will see the following message:
Here are some handy steps to ensure you don’t lose any important OneDrive content:
- Copy any files from your Office 365 OneDrive to another cloud storage location
- If you wish, you can create a new personal account on Office 365 or purchase a personal copy of Microsoft Office
Students returning after graduating should use the same ID number that was previously assigned to them. If a new ID is assigned to you, please contact registration at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Leave of absence
Find more information about student leave of absence here.
If you have any queries contact ISS at 091-49577 email@example.com or log a ticket via the Service Desk Ticketing System.