Top Tips for Vietnamese Students in Ireland

Vu Dinh is a Vietnamese student studying MSc International Management and Global Business at the University of Limerick. This is her story of studying in Ireland. She is now working in Ireland as a Recruiter at Facebook. Why I chose Ireland and UL I originally thought about studying abroad in Australia but after doing some research online…

Lindsay Nygren, USA: Why I Chose UL for my Master’s

Lindsay Nygren, University of Limerick alumn from Arizona, USA, shares why she chose Ireland & UL, and where her Master’s course has taken her.   Why Ireland? After deciding to pursue a master’s degree the next decision was where. At first I was only looking at schools in the US, but with steep tuition and…

12 Nifty Tips to Guarantee Smooth Sailing Abroad: Part 1

Study Abroad Alumni Ambassador for the University of Limerick, Carrie Burns, shares her PART 1 of her tips for future students. Apply now for the Fall semester.  Meet University of Limerick at the NAFSA Fair in LA: May 28th – June 2nd They say hindsight is 20/20. As a UL Study Abroad alum I figured…

Finding Love While Studying Abroad in Ireland

Angie is an MA Journalism student from the US  who returned to University of Limerick after her Study Abroad semester. Here, she tells us her story of finding love while studying abroad, and her top tips for dealing with long distance relationships. Read to the end for some surprise news! I first came to UL…

10 ways to have fun as a Teetotaller in UL

Angie Weisgal is an MA Journalism student at the University of Limerick, from the US. A lot of activities on campus are based around drinking. A teetotaller can feel left out. Whether you don’t drink because it’s your choice, it’s your New Year’s Resolution, it’s against your religion, or because of health reasons, there are…

A Trip to Killarney – By Yao Xiao

Yao Xiao is a Chinese student at the University of Limerick who recently went on a trip to Killarney, in Co. Kerry. Here’s what she thought of the place! For the whole semester, I was always telling myself that I was too busy to do any travel that and I could go to other cites…