Arcadia: Limerick - University of Limerick

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This vibrant and innovative campus is a popular hit with international students. You will have easy access to the city's exciting mix of historical and cultural attractions, as well as to the magnificently scenic landscapes of the surrounding coun... read more

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OVERALL RATING 4.8
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A student studying abroad with Arcadia: Limerick - University of Limerick
I gained a wider network of friends and contacts, the confidence to travel anywhere on my own, and knowledge from my classes that I can use in different aspects of my career and life. This trip was completely worthwhile. - Transylvania University View Entire Review
I think that primarily I learned how to adapt, as there were many situations that arose that were unfamiliar or out of my comfort zone to me, and it was necessary to be flexible and adaptable in order to deal with these situations. - Middlebury College View Entire Review
A student studying abroad with Arcadia: Limerick - University of Limerick
It was aboslutely worth while. I learned a lot about different cultures and became much more outgoing and independent because of this experience. - Providence College View Entire Review
I gained a lot of self-confidence and problem solving ability. Overall, I was very pleased with my study abroad experience. I wish I could have lived with an Irish family to get more of a cultural experience, but that's really the only thing I would change about the program. I liked the amount of independence balanced with the s... - Trinity University View Entire Review
Past Review Review Limierick
TO many great expierences to count - Providence College View Entire Review
Friend, culture, and amazing memories. - Truman State University View Entire Review
I learned a lot about how to become independent. The professors allow students to choose what interests them in the classes and research further. I was welcomed into many groups with Irish students and they showed me how to be Irish and what it meant. Stereotypes were proven wrong about both Irish and American culture, and I thi... - Wartburg College View Entire Review
I learned that its harder to be more independent than i thought. Alcohol ruins relationships. It was a challenge but it was worthwhile. - Providence College View Entire Review
As I expressed in the above box, I learned a lot about who I am as a person and what I want from life. I believe this experience will change you for the better. - Austin College View Entire Review
Past Review
Absolutely. Stepping out of your confort zone gives you a lot of confidence. Meeting new people and adapting to a new culture is important and gives a much better perspective on life. - Providence College View Entire Review

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This vibrant and innovative campus is a popular hit with international students. You will have easy access to the city's exciting mix of historical and cultural attractions, as well as to the magnificently scenic landscapes of the surrounding countryside in the West of Ireland. The integrated living and learning experience at Limerick provides a wonderful opportunity to get to know Irish and other international students as well as the local community through campus-community activities.

The University of Limerick's wide range of courses boasts an impressive array of interdisciplinary subjects, strong STEM offerings and interesting sports/exercise options. As a visiting student, you will have the opportunity to cross-register among any of the University’s academic departments. The university is one of the leading institutions in Ireland for business, science and engineering and it fosters a close relationship with the nearby National Technology Park which houses over 80 organizations.


ARCADIA EXCURSIONS
Travel to fascinating places of interest that enhance your cultural immersion and give a meaningful context to your academic courses. 

Here is a sampling:


  • Belfast Weekend

  • Giant's Causeway

  • Cliffs of Moher

  • Bunratty Castle & Folk Park

  • Game of Thrones set locations


  • and more...

ARCADIA'S APPROACH
Arcadia opens the doors to new experiences, different academic learning, people, cultures and perspectives so you can build your own lifelong learning and memories:


  • Enjoy academic success – earn credit abroad


  • Explore a new world – excursions, activities, events, and so much more!


  • Get to know yourself – gain a new view of the world and your place in it.


  • Rely on us for support – 9 centers in 12 countries worldwide


  • Boost your resume – employers AND graduate schools.

Please check our website for dates and the latest program information.

Program Type(s):
Study Abroad
Program Length(s):
  • Fall
  • Spring
  • Academic Year
Instruction Language(s):
  • English
Relevant Study Subject(s):
  • Engineering
  • English Language and Literature
  • Irish Studies
  • Music
  • Liberal Arts, General Studies
  • Business
  • History
  • Computer and Information Sciences
  • Architecture
  • Creative Writing
  • Finance, Financial Services
  • Agriculture
  • Biological and Physical Sciences
  • Business Communications
  • Chemistry
  • Criminology
  • Dance
  • Drama, Theater, Theatre Arts
  • Economics
  • Education
  • Environmental Science
  • Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
  • Political Science and Government
  • Psychology
  • Sociology
Minimum GPA:
2.5
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Arcadia Scholarships

The College of Global Studies at Arcadia has one of the most extensive scholarship programs of any study abroad organization. As a non-profit university, Arcadia aims to help students for whom financial assistance can mean the difference between participation in an Arcadia program and staying home. Eligibility for our scholarships is based on financial need and approximately 70% of study abroad students who apply for aid from Arcadia receive some form of award.

$250-$2,500

Deadlines:
Applications are received on a rolling basis.

Guidelines/Requirements:
Only students who have been accepted to a program from The College of Global Studies at Arcadia University will be considered for an award.

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