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As a result of the Government’s decision to close higher education institutions as part of overall COVID - 19 measures, The SocsBox, The HUB, Kitchen and HUB Central will remain closed from Thursday March 12th until instructed by the government that the university can reopen.. 

In the meantime, keep update with our Facebook pages Socs Box NUIG /The HUB NUIG or on Instagram by following @nuigalway_socsbox or @thehubnuig. 


Useful Links
For up to date info on everything you need to know about NUIG exam arrangements & supports during closure:

Advice on Covit 19
HSE Website

Government Website

Self care is important in challenging times,but now there has never been a more important time to focus on our Self Care.Make sure to check out the 'self care' tab for more information. 


Click here and check out our new 'Ents in isolation' page for lots of ideas on how to keep yourself connected and entertained

Take the Life in Isolation Student Questionnaire to let us know about your concerns and your good ideas for coping, So we can help each other

Join live session at 2pm today “Sharing hints and tips for positive mental health” Best Hint or tip from an NUI Galway Student wins €50 :

NUI Galway Extra Curricular Activity Updates

To apply for your ALIVE (Presidents' Award) Certificate, log into
Add in your volunteer roles, input your volunteer hours & answer the questions.
For help email, if volunteering via societies email           
The deadline is April 1st.

The Society Awards have gone digital see all the info at this link to apply. The deadline is April 2nd, 2pm.
The Awards Gala Ball will now take place on Sept 17th
BICS Awards Deadline May 29th.

Congratulations to all the student who completed their
Employability Award, Check out the Virtual Award Ceremony below.

This website is managed by the Societies Office,
contact Ríona Hughes, Societies Officer, Student Services.
SocsBox, Áras na Mac Léinn, NUI Galway.

PH: 091 492852. Email:


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