Library Access

New Library Memberships 

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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. 

If you do not have a copy of your transcripts or parchment, the Proof of Graduation form is for verification of your alumni status. The turnaround for this is 5-7 working days and when you receive this letter from us, you can then upload this document on the library application form linked above. 

Career 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

NUI Galway alumni are located all around the world. Contact us if you wish to establish an alumni chapter in your region or to find out more!  

Alumni Fund

The Alumni Fund plays a significant role in the advancement of NUI 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.

NUI Galway Affinity Card 

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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 NUI Galway and will donate a percentage of your annual expenditure at no expense to you.