Accommodation

St. Angela’s College students are responsible for arranging their own accommodation and are advised to read carefully all details of the contract and code of conduct before signing. Student Services offers an advisory service on housing issues. 

Please note the following important information:

  • St. Angela’s College does not own or manage any accommodation, either on the St. Angela’s College campus or in Sligo town.  All accommodation for St. Angela’s students is provided by private operators
  • St. Angela’s College is not responsible for any agreements reached between tenants and landlords.
  • St. Angela’s College has not checked any accommodation and you should satisfy yourself that it is suitable before entering into any agreements with a landlord.
  • St. Angela’s College does not enter into disputes between landlord and tenant.
  • Be sure to check that your chosen accommodation is accessible to the College bus service route.
  • It is recommended that students book their accommodation well in advance of the start of the academic year.

Contact our Student's Services Officer, Una Roberts by email uroberts@stangelas.nuigalway.ie or phone 071 9195514 for help with accommodation queries. 

St. Angela’s College provides a frequent subsidised shuttle bus service morning and evening, to enable students to get to and from the College and Sligo.  The cost is €2 per journey. See tab below for further details.
Any accommodation which is advertised as close to IT Sligo will be convenient for the bus to St. Angela’s College. The bus starts in town on Markievicz Road (opposite Ulster Bank) then stops at or near all the student accommodation providers before continuing out to St. Angela’s College. 

Student Apartment Accommodation in Sligo
There is a variety of purpose built student accommodation available for rent by St. Angela’s College students.
Any of the student accommodation complexes in Sligo town are convenient for the College shuttle bus service to/from St. Angela’s College and Sligo. 

Please click on the web page for each student village (presented below in alphabetical order) at the following links:         

Other Accommodation Options:

  • Accommodation offers (rooms, digs, house shares) are forwarded to the Student Services Office May-August every year. These accommodation offers are emailed to students or prospective students on request
  • Clayton Hotel Student Accommodation
    Part-time accommodation: per night, 3  nights and weekly rates available

Please contact our Student Services Officer, Una Roberts by email uroberts@stangelas.nuigalway.ie or phone 071 9195514 for further details about this type of accommodation.

St. Angela's College Bus Service 2021-2022

See below details of the daily bus service to and from Sligo to St. Angela's College for students located in Sligo Town 

Please note:

  • The St. Angela's College shuttle bus will operate from Monday 6th September 2021 (weekdays only)
    There are a variable number of bus runs each day in September. Please take note of the timetable details for each day you need the bus service
  • There are a variable number of bus runs each day in September. Please take note of the timetable details for each day you need the bus service
  • Facemasks must be worn on the bus
  • There is a €2 charge for each bus journey. Monthly or yearly passes are not available for purchase at this time
  • The bus service will operate Monday to Friday during term time

For further information contact Una Roberts 071 9195514 uroberts@stangelas.nuigalway.ie or contact Fureys Bus 071 9163092

Bus Route Change:
From October 2020 onwards the bus will no longer travel to Cartron.  This stop is replaced by a new bus stop outside Tubs and Tiles Bathroom Store (Duck St, Sligo F91 HW1A).  

The College and the bus provider reserve the right to vary the service during the year depending on numbers travelling at particular times.

Bus Timetable from Monday 25th April to Thursday 12th May 2022

Please note the timetable beow is subject to change depending on the demand for the bus runs.
Any changes will be emailed to students.
Please note there will be NO bus service on Bank Holday Monday (2nd May 2022)

Inbound:
Sligo to St. Angela's College
FACEMASKS MUST BE WORN
Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Depart Markievicz Road 
(opposite Ulster Bank, along the river)
08.20

12.45

08.20

12.45

08.20

12.45

08.20

12.45
08.20

12.45

Tubs and Tiles Bathroom Store (Duck St) 08.22

12.47

08.22

12.47

08.22

12.47

08.22

12.47
08.22

12.47

Clarion Road
(The Grove / Benbulben/Clarion Village Apartments)
08.24

12.49

08.24

12.49

08.24

12.49
08.24

12.49
08.24

12.49
Yeats Village 08.25

12.51

08.25

12.51

08.25

12.51

08.25

12.51
08.25

12.51
Ard Nua / Elm Park 08.26

12.53
 
08.26

12.53
 
08.26

12.53

08.26

12.53
08.26

12.53
Arrive St. Angela's College 08.40

12.57

08.40

12.57
 
08.40

12.57

08.40

12.57
08.40

12.57

Please note:  There is no 20.05 bus leaving campus for Sligo – this has been replaced with a 21.05 bus leaving campus on the following dates:

  • Tuesday 3rd May to Thursday 5th May
  • Monday 9th and Tuesday 10th May
Outbound:
St. Angela's College to Sligo
FACEMASKS MUST BE WORN
Monday

Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday

Depart St. Angela's College 13.05

17.05
21.05
13.05

17.05
21.05
13.05

17.05
21.05
13.05

17.05
21.05

13.05

17.05

Ard Nua / Elm Park 13.10

17.10
21.10
13.10

17.10
21.10
13.10

17.10
21.10
13.10

17.10
21.10

13.10

17.10

Yeats Village 13.12

17.12
21.12
13.12

17.12
21.12
13.12

17.12
21.12
13.12

17.12
21.12

13.12

17.12

Clarion Road
(The Grove / Benbulben/Clarion Village Apartments)
13.14

17.14
21.14

13.14

17.14
21.14
13.14

17.14
21.14
13.14

17.14
21.14

13.14

17.14

Tubs and Tiles Bathroom Store (Duck St) 13.16

17.16
20.16

13.16

17.16
20.16
13.16

17.16
20.16
13.16

17.16
20.16


13.16

17.16

Arrive Markievicz Road 13.18

17.18
20.18

13.18

17.18
20.18 
13.18

17.18
20.18
13.18

17.18
20.18 
13.18

17.18

Parking at the College

There is ample free car parking available at the College (separate to the Student Apartment parking areas)

National Transport links to/from Sligo

By Road:

  • Galway is 137 km from Sligo via the N6, N17, and N4
  • Donegal town via the N15 Sligo can be reached in under 50 minutes
  • Dublin is 210 kilometres from Sligo via the N4
  • Derry is approx. 137 kilometres via the A5 and N15
  • Belfast it 202 kilometres via the M1, A4 

By Rail: Sligo, Collooney and Ballymote are serviced by the main Sligo-Dublin train with up to 8 intercity train services per day. The Sean MacDiarmada Train Station is located beside the Bus Depot in the centre of Sligo.

By Public/Private Bus: There are both public bus and private coach operating services to Donegal, Leitrim, Mayo, Roscommon, Galway, Longford, Westmeath, Dublin, Belfast and Derry.

By AirIreland West Airport, Knock is located 50kms from Sligo and and offers scheduled and charter flights to the UK and Europe.

St. Angela's College Students' Union also arrange car-pooling to allow students to travel to/from College together. For more information, contact suprez@stangelas.nuigalway.ie

For Landords

If you would like to list your accommodation please email suprez@stangelas.nuigalway.ie