Library Access

University of Galway graduates are entitled to free lifetime access to the library.  In order to join the library, you will need to provide a copy of your transcripts or your conferring parchment. To apply for a library card, complete this application form, upload your transcripts or parchment and submit the form to the library. A member of staff from the library will be in contact with you when your library card is ready for collection.

Careers and Mentoring

Are you a recent graduate up to three years graduated? You can avail of Careers Connect for exciting job opportunities from top employers to suit you. Vacancies across all sectors, including internships, graduate programmes, full-time and part-time positions, seasonal and contract positions. New positions added daily so make sure to stay connected!

Exam Transcripts

The Student Registry Helpdesk is your point of call for ordering transcripts. There is a  10 working day processing period for standard transcripts and a  five week processing period for archive transcripts  (pre 1986).  

Global Chapters

University of Galway alumni are in locations around the world. We are currently gathering the names of alumni who wish to set up an alumni chapter in their region. If you wish to lern more, please contact us for more information by email to

Making a Gift

The Alumni Fund plays a significant role in the advancement of University of Galway's strategic priorities by funding capital and programmatic projects. We hope that as a graduate you will support our fundraising efforts to further enhance the reputation of your alma mater. Contact our Development Team for more details. 

University of Galway Affinity Card

With Affinity Credit Cards from Bank of Ireland, you not only get all the advantages of a credit card but Bank of Ireland also makes a donation to University of Galway and will donate a percentage of your annual expenditure at no expense to you.