web-based Virtual Private Network (VPN) service to allow users to access web-based services that are typically restricted to the NUI Galway wired network.

Using a web browser, services that are available via myfiles.nuigalway.ie include:

* To access some web applications remotely, log a ticket with the Library and IT Service Desk. Students/external users should include Head of Unit authorisation when requesting additional access.

How to request additional access

Most web applications are already available to you by going to myfiles.nuigalway.ie

To request additional access, please create a ticket with the Library & IT Service Desk under the relevant category:

Note: Students/external users should log a ticket with an approval email from their Head of Unit.

Accessing this service

  • Browse to myfiles.nuigalway.ie
  • Read and accept the Pre Sign-In Notification
  • Login using your Campus Account User ID and password
  • Select the correct realm (i.e. Staff, Student or Third-party)
  • Click Sign In
  • You will be presented with the relevant Web Bookmarks and Shared Drives on screen.

Further support

Create a ticket with the Library & IT Service Desk under the relevant category: