- Summer: April 1
About National University of Ireland, Galway Summer
Dive into the Summer Irish Studies program, where you can study Ireland's rich history in this coastal town. Also known as the cultural heart of the country, Galway is the perfect place to immerse yourself in Irish language and literature. Make the most of your summer experience by studying in Ireland's "most Irish" city!
National University of Ireland, Galway Summer Benefits
- Youthful and lively city filled with art and music
- Located in a Gaeltacht area, where the Irish language and culture is celebrated and preserved
- Courses that focus on Irish history, film, archaeology, art, music and culture
- Excursions complement course work
- Strong cultural curriculum along side classes that include excursions and events
What our students say
The Invisible Identity Survival Guide
Home Is a Verb: Building a New Life in Galway
Traveling While Transgender: A Journey of Self-Love
Public Transportation: Your New Best Friend in Ireland and Beyond
Loving the Irish Language
Furthering My Educational Goals While Abroad: Homework Club at Scoil Bhride
Why Care About Self-Care?
13 Ways to Save Money Studying Abroad
Traveling Alone Abroad and Why You Shouldn’t Be Afraid
A Portrait of the Artist in a New Language
How My Ballet Shoes Defined My Experience in Ireland
Academics at National University of Ireland, Galway Summer
IFSA-Butler requires students to enroll in a full course load at the host institution, which is two courses for the summer. You will receive 3 U.S. credits for each course for a total of 6 U.S. credits for the summer.
Housing & Meals
The IFSA-Butler Team
IFSA-Butler has a dedicated team and staff who are here to help every student prepare and be ready to achieve their goals at every step of the way.