Student Life

There is no better way to integrate into the social and cultural life of the
University than through membership of one of the University’s Student
Societies or Sports Clubs.

Sports Centre, NUI Galway

Sports Centre, NUI Galway

The University’s sporting and cultural facilities provide students with excellent opportunities to take part in a wide range of interests, to make new friends, develop real life skills and of course have great fun!
Our indoor and outdoor sports facilities include:

  • A six-lane, 25 metre swimming pool
  • Squash and racquetball courts
  • A National League basketball arena and sports hall
  • Gym & Fitness studios
  • Climbing wall
  • Saunas and a steam room
  • Ten natural grass playing pitches
  • A synthetic grass pitch (hockey, soccer and football)
  • An eight-lane international standard running track

In addition, the University’s offers a range of cultural and recreational facilities, including:

  • Bailey Allen Cultural Centre, which includes performance facilities,
    exhibition space and an Auditorium
  • Student Theatre and Art Gallery
  • Arts Office, which organises literary, visual and performing arts on
    campus, including the annual Múscailt Arts Festival.
Drama Society, NUI Galway

Drama Society, NUI Galway

A Select list of NUI Galway Sports clubs includes:

  • Archery
  • Athletics
  • Basketball
  • Cricket
  • Fencing
  • Frisbee
  • Gaelic Games
  • Hockey
  • Inline Hockey
  • Kayaking
  • Mountaineering
  • Rowing (Crew)
  • Rugby
  • Sailing
  • Soccer
  • Surf ing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Volleyball
  • Waterpolo
Sports Centre, NUI Galway

Sports Centre, NUI Galway

A Select list of NUI Galway Student Societies includes:

  • Art Society
  • Celtic Heritage Society
  • Chess Society
  • Choral Society
  • Comedy Society
  • Dance Society
  • Drama Society
  • Film Society
  • Human Rights Society
  • International Students Society
  • Irish Music Society
  • Law Society
  • Literary & Debating Society
  • Music Society
  • Orchestra Society
  • Photography Society
  • Political Discussion Society

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