The role of the Mature Students Officer at University of Galway is to assist prospective mature students with information on application procedures, course criteria and the supports available to adjust to University life.

The Mature Students Office is part of the Access Centre and located in Áras Uí Chathail, please arrange appointments by email. The Mature Students Officer is also available for drop in sessions at the Student Enquiry Centre, no appointment required, but please check the SEC weekly schedule for days and times.

Please feel free to contact Kathleen Hartigan, Mature Students Officer, for any advice on applying to University of Galway or current mature student supports. Kathleen is also available to take part in information sessions and careers fairs. Email:

Download the Mature Students Guide 2024

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