Welcome for New Students

Thanks for choosing ATU - welcome aboard!

Advice for New Students

The links below provide access to a lot of helpful information for new students

Start Dates

We would like to warmly welcome you to ATU Galway-Mayo. During the first semester, Induction & Orientation events will take place on Thursday 14th and/or Friday 15th September 2023.

Our First Years academic timetable will commence on Monday 18th September and details will be issued to you in your registration information.


Any Questions?

You might find it useful to browse our Admissions Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) too.

If you can't find answers to your questions in the links below, then feel free to call our Admissions Office at 091-742140.

If you have a query about your course, see the contact details at the end of each course page or click here for a list of all courses.

#FIRST5WEEKS Welcome Programme

Our #First5weeks welcome progamme starts in September in conjunction with the start of lectures.

This programme will help you to settle into college life and to make the transition to third-level education easier. Each of the five weeks will have a different theme and include lots of different campaigns and activities. 

Over the #First5Weeks, you will receive the following:

  • Department/School induction

  • Access to the ATU Galway-Mayo induction module (online)

  • Access to a programme of events running over five weeks to help you settle in. The details of the #First5weeks welcome programme/induction will be available by end of August/early September.

For more information, check out our Welcome Brochure.

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