• Junior, Senior
• 3.0 cumulative GPA
• Language Pre-requisite: None
• Open to UW-Madison degree-seeking students only
• Good academic and disciplinary standing


Arts, business, engineering, humanities, sciences, and social sciences

Classroom Language




Program Duration

Academic Year: Early September - Late May
Fall: Early September - Mid-December
Spring: Early January - Late May

Application Deadline(s)

TermApplication Deadline
Spring 2017-18  9/15/2017
Fall 2018-19  3/2/2018
Year 2018-19  3/2/2018

Future durations will be posted at a later date.

Questions about this program?
Contact a Peer Advisor!

Ireland, Galway
National University of Ireland, Galway

Overview | Academics | Cost | Location | Life Abroad | Student Voices | Apply

Become immersed in the rich culture and history of Ireland while studying at the National University of Ireland (NUI), Galway!  This program allows you to directly enroll in university courses in a variety of fields while living and studying alongside Irish students.  It's is ideal for students from a variety of majors who wish to take courses taught in English.  Galway, known as “Ireland’s Cultural Heart” is a city rich with history, culture, and pride for its Irish heritage.

Learning Objectives

We have overall Goals and Expectations for Study Abroad Participants, covering the personal, academic and professional aspects of study abroad. Additionally on this program, you can:
  • Navigate new educational systems, as well as new learning and teaching styles
  • Observe Irish perspectives on academic disciplines
  • Deepen cross-cultural understanding through host families