Fee Payment Options

To pay online 

The University’s online fee payment gateway is open and can be accessed HERE.

See details HERE if you experience issues acessesing the fee payment gateway.

The pay fees link appears at the top right of the "Courses" tab within your account.


Please note that due to the disruption caused by the recent cyberattack.:

• The first instalment deadline of 30th November 2021 will not be implemented for 2021/22 academic year.

No late payment penalty will be applied if fees are paid in full by 28th February 2022.

Please note that the fee liability dates outlined in the Leave of Absence policy and Withdrawal policy remain the same.

New Entrant International students (international students in their first year) may pay there fees in full prior to Registration* or 50% of fees may be paid before Registration* and the balance paid in full before 28th February 2022. See here for more.  


Student Fees Instalment Plan

Under a Student Fees Instalment Plan students can make equal instalment payments from February to May.  Students must reapply for a Fees Instalment Plan each Academic Year.

New Entrant International students (international students in their first year) have the option to pay their fees in two instalments only and so may not avail of an instalment plan

The Student Levy must be paid in full on registration and prior to applying for a Student Fees Instalment Plan.

An email will be sent to the applicants' campus email address acknowledging the agreed Student Fees Instalment Plan.

Failure to adhere to an agreed instalment plan will result in termination of the Student Fees Instalment Plan and the application of standard fees sanctions. For further information please see our FAQs at https://www.nuigalway.ie/student-fees/faqs/

All instalment payments can be made securely on-line at https://www.nuigalway.ie/fees/

It is the student’s responsibility to ensure that all fees are paid prior to the release of examination results.

Please note that the Fees Office will continue to send statements of account and fee payment reminders whilst you are adhering to the Student Fees Instalment Plan.

Only the student can make the application (you will have to login using your campus account credentials). You cannot apply on behalf of another student.

Apply Here
                                                                 Dates of Instalment Application
Notification of approval will be sent by email on or before:

Up to 28th February

11th March 2022

1st -31st March 2022   

8th April 2022

1st - 30th April 2022

13th May 2022


Late Payment Penalty Appeal Application Form

The Late Payment appeal application is available here

                                                                            Dates of Appeal
Notification of appeal decision will be sent by email on or before:

01 - 30 Sept   2021

11th October 2021


Fee Declaration Form

Please download the form here: Fee Declaration Form


Contact fees

The Fees Office is located on the ground floor of Áras Uí Chathail.

The Fees Office reception desk is open to appointment only. Please book an appointment here

To contact us please email fees@nuigalway.ie and include your CAO / NUI Galway student ID number.

Telephone: +353 91 492386.