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IFSA-Butler: National University of Ireland, Galway
Galway, Ireland
Program Terms: Academic Year,
Fall,
Spring
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Program Sponsor: IFSA-Butler 
Program Dates &
Deadlines:
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Restrictions: CU applicants only
Fact Sheet:
 Lang. of Instruction:
English
 Program Type:
Direct Enrollment
 Minimum GPA:
3.0 Housing: Apartment with Study Abroad Students
Fields of Instruction: Biochemistry, Biology, Business Management, Celtic Studies, Chemistry, Computer science, Economics, Engineering, English, French Studies, Geography, German Studies, Government (Political Science), Greek (Modern), History, Italian Studies, Latin Language, Law, Marine Sciences, Philosophy, Physics, Plant Sciences/Botany, Psychology, Sociology, Spanish Language, Statistical science, Wildlife Management Study Abroad Advisor : Libby Okihiro
Program Description:
Location
Galway, Republic of Ireland
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When
Fall, Spring, and Year

Cead Mile Failte! We’re excited that you’re preparing to study abroad on an IFSA-Butler program and have chosen the NUI, Galway as your destination. We’re sure you’re going to love studying there!

What NUI Galway has to offer

• Proud preservation of the Irish language and many Irish cultural courses
• A friendly and flexible environment
• An active Student Union that sponsors more than 50 social and cultural clubs and societies
• More than 30 sports clubs and teams on campus, including playing fields and sports facilities
• An on-campus medical center, restaurant and bookstore
• Quick access to the Galway city center and all of its music, pubs and restaurants

 
Application Deadline
Spring: October 1
Fall: April 15
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Host University
National University of Ireland, Galway
 
IFSA-Butler Services
Academics
  • Tuition
  • Full academic advising and course selection/approval assistance
  • Butler University transcript for easy credit transfer
  • Academic records maintenance
  • Grade and credit query assistance
Housing
  • Housing is with degree students and other IFSA-Butler students in modern student apartments within walking distance of the campus
  • Housing has kitchens available for student use
  • Students purchase or prepare their own meals
Predeparture support services
  • Personalized advising with your IFSA-Butler program advisor
  • Welcome packet, Preparing to Study Abroad guide, Financing Study Abroad guide, and newsletter updates
  • Parental support including Preparing to Study Abroad guide and Financing Study Abroad guide
  • Assistance in accommodating students with disabilities
  • Financial aid assistance and transfers
  • Travel and student visa assistance
On-site services
  • Full-time IFSA-Butler staff abroad for assistance and support
  • 4- to 10-day orientation programs (including transportation, accommodation, activities, student handbook and welcome materials, and most meals)
  • Transportation to host university accommodation following orientation
  • New student orientation at host university
  • Newsletter updates throughout the semester
  • IFSA-Butler welcome meal
Excursions and activities
  • Mid-semester weekend excursions and adventure trips
  • Cultural activities and social events
  • Day trips and sightseeing tours
Health services and emergency assistance
  • Full medical insurance plan for all students
  • 24-hour emergency assistance and support from on-site IFSA-Butler staff
  • Access to local medical facilities
Finances
  • Numerous scholarships available
  • Monthly payment plan available
  • Ability to pay by credit card
  • Support for U.S. university direct billing arrangements
 
Contact Us
1100 West 42nd Street
Indianapolis, IN 46208-3345
800-858-0229
www.ifsa-butler.org
studyabroad@ifsa-butler.org
 


Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Approx. Start Approx. End
Spring 2015 09/15/2014** Rolling Admission TBA TBA

** Programs may fill long before their final deadline. * Recommendation--For SPRING: APPLY in MAY to study abroad the following spring. For FALL/YEAR: APPLY in DECEMBER. Later applications are always welcome, but colleges may need time to process your approval.