My road from Erasmus to a Masters in UL

Almost three years ago I was studying an undergraduate degree in Political Science, although I figured out it was not for me I continued with it, all I knew is I wanted to study abroad. I failed to complete my first Erasmus application and therefore did not get a spot at my first choice University…

Looking back

After 4 very short months, the day has come. My last day at UL.  Exams are done, my suitcase packed, my room cleaned and the goodbyes said. Tomorrow I will be leaving to Dublin from where I’ll be flying back. Home for Christmas. People keep asking me if I am excited to go back home…

Things useful for International students in Limerick

It gets really tough for International students to settle down in a foreign country. I took few weeks to settle down and figure out everything. Here are few guidelines which I would like to share, and I hope these might be of some help. Accommodation Make sure you book your accommodation in advance before arriving…

From South Carolina to the University of Limerick

My name is Alyssa Rollins and I am an American graduate student from the University of South Carolina. I am halfway through my two-year Master’s degree in Higher Education and Student Affairs, which will allow me to have a career at a university supporting students through their college years. Thanks to the strong partnership between…

Anastasiya’s First Impressions of UL: In English and German!

“UL is craic!”// “UL macht Spaß!” Week 4 in UL is Languages Week, and we will be celebrating the rich diversity of languages right here on campus! To help us celebrate European Language Day in particular, our Erasmus student from Germany, Anastasia, has kindly written us a blog about her first impressions of UL, in…

Great news! UL ranked among the top universities for international students

The University of Limerick is ranked among the top universities for international students to study and live according to a recent international student survey.  UL achieved multiple global top ten rankings including employability, language support, accommodation and campus environment in the International Student Barometer (ISB) survey, which involved over 160,000 international students across 180 universities…