Friday, 15th September 2023 On-Campus Orientation Schedule



Introduction to Law at University of Galway

Welcome to First Year Students

Éilis O'Regan, Acting Director of Strategic Development and Administration

Anderson Theatre, Arts & Science Bldg (near Bank of Ireland)



Introduction & Overview of Law Programmes

  • Law (BCL) (GY251) - Dr Brian Tobin
  • Law and Business (GY250) - Deirdre Callanan
  • Law and Human Rights (GY252) - Prof Shane Darcy
  • Law and Taxation (GY253) - Dr Charles O'Mahony
  • Law, Criminology and Criminal Justice (GY254) - Dr Diarmuid Griffin

Anderson Theatre, Arts & Science Bldg



Introduction to the 'Understanding the Law' module

See supporting material here

Nicola Murphy & Larry Donnelly


Anderson Theatre, Arts & Science Bldg



Comfort Break

Students must make their way to the Kingfisher auditorium for the University Welcome Presentation.




College of Business, Public Policy and Law (CBPPL) Welcome 

Welcome from the President, The Dean and the Student Union

Prof Geraint Howells, Dean of College of Business, Public Policy and Law 


Kingfisher Club



Lunch Break 

14.30-15.00     Language Options at the School of Law Language lecturers AC201, Arts & Science Bldg

Treasure Hunt

Ursula Connolly, School of Law  

Meet by the ground floor entrance to Tower 2, Concourse Bldg (near Bank of Ireland)



Class of 2023 photo – all first years

Come along and be part of a group photo of all incoming first years 2023 – let’s fill the Quad! Quadrangle

Saturday, 16th September 2023 On-Campus Orientation Schedule

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Student Life 101 - All you need to know to get off to a good start.

Get practical tips on surviving and thriving in university from finding your timetable, learning to houseshare and getting involved.

Bailey Allen Hall, Áras na Mac Léinn

SU, Student Societies, ALIVE Volunteering

Freshers' Fest

Check the Freshers' Fest page to find out more about an exciting, varied weekend of activities.