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€16,000 Raised For Four Amazing Charities

UL Student Life’s Charity Week Was a Huge Success With €16,000 Raised For Four Local Charities.   With the help of over 40 student volunteers, students raised much-needed funds for charities in the Limerick area during charity week back in February. Rape Crisis Mid-West, Limerick Suicide Watch, The Peter McVeery […]

Grad Ball 2019🔥

  The Grad Ball takes place in Thomond Park on Friday the 30th of August. Pre sale Tickets went on sale on Monday the 1st of April  at a discounted rate as a reward to our members who signed up to our Howl Letter 🐺. The discounted code will expire […]

Living Off of €38.80 for Sanctuary Week

  Can you live on €38.80 a week?   Thats what your student officer team are attempting to do in an effort to stand in solidarity with our students and all adults that are living in direct provision receive just €38.80 as a weekly allowance. For our students, this means […]

Twinning Project With University Massachusetts Boston

Here at UL Student Life, we were delighted to welcome our colleagues from UMASS Boston for their recent campus visit as part of our 2 year Twinning Project co funded by the Bank of Ireland Enablement Fund.  In March 2014 UMass Boston and the University of Limerick signed a memorandum […]

Great Prizes To Be Won By Completing Surveys

  This week we have two surveys that we would like students to complete. The first survey is all about how UL can improve facilities and the second survey is about providing feedback for UL Student Life on how to build on this years successful Charity Week. Survey Links ISSE […]

UL Student Life Elections 2019

 Congratulations To Your Newly Elected Student Officers   Congratulations to your new Student Officer Team who were elected on Thursday March the 7th. Jack Scanlan for President, Serena Hare for Welfare and Colin Lynch for Academic!🏆 Well done to all candidates that ran for positions! Voter turnout was 2,438. Thank […]

Charity Week 2019

Charity week runs from Sunday the 24th of February until Thursday the 25th of February. This year we are supporting Rape Crisis Midwest Clare’s Wish Foundation, Peter McVerry Trust & Limerick Suicide Watch. These charities deserve huge support for the impact they make on a daily basis to the Limerick […]

Representation/Election Week & AGM

  Week 5 was representation week and a number of your student representatives from executive and council hit to the courtyard and library. The purpose of this was to encourage students to get involved for upcoming positions and to run for the upcoming elections. Nominations are still open for President, Welfare […]

IT Stops Now Campaign

On Monday, February 11th UL Student Life together with UL unveiled a mural on campus to mark launching our part of the EU-wide It Stops Now campaign, this demands a zero-tolerance policy to sexual violence and harassment on university campuses. This coincides well with the amazing work our student officers have done […]

Welcome Back

  Welcome Back Folks! We have a busy semester ahead of us with lots going on. Maguires Pitches Maguires Pitches are now open and free to use for all students. This is part of the Leave A Legacy Campaign back in 2016 where 78.75% of students voted in favour of the […]

A look back on this semester’s Welfare Campaigns

This semester we undertook a huge amount of campaigns to rasie awareness of different issues that relate to the student body. From rapid HIV testing on SHAG week, to a campus walk remembering those that have died by suicide on mental health week, to flying the rainbow flag for the […]

Clubs and Societies Update

We have had a great semester one in Clubs and Societies so far. It all started with the very successful recruitment drive in the sports arena where we had a couple of thousand members sign up to their preferred Club or Society. There have been plenty of wins and achievements […]

UL Student Life Class Reps update

Class rep recruitment is going strong this year with a total of 209 already elected and working hard to make your student experience at UL the best it can be. The role of a Class Rep is to continuously improve the student learning experience in partnership with the institution and […]

UL Student Life Leadership Development Program

With a full Student Executive recruited by WK 6, we kicked off the first semester with a strong start with the introduction of our new Leadership Development Program, part funded by the Bank of Ireland Enablement fund. The purpose of this program is to equip the Student Executive who are […]

An Update from your Academic Officer

Ahoy students of UL! Matthew here just giving you a quick update of what I’ve been up to. At the moment I’m looking at UL’s current Link in system. I think UL would benefit from allowing students in 1st year to progress to 2nd year with one deficient module. Currently […]

UL Wolves Clubs & Socs Recruitment Drive

The Clubs and Societies Recruitment Drive will take place in the UL Arena on Wednesday the 12th of September from 4 pm until 7:30 pm. Call down and check out all the clubs and societies available to you in UL! Sign up and find your wolfpack!

Follow UL Student Life on Social Media!

Check out all the best photos of everything happening on campus, follow UL Student Life on Instagram, Snapchat, Facebook, Twitter & Youtube! Keep an eye out for competitions as well, there are tons of freebies going this semester!

Project Ireland 2040

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar held a Project Ireland 2040 briefing this morning in the University of Limerick. Chancellor of UL Mary Harney, Minister Patrick O’Donovan, Minister Eoin Murphy, and Minister Mary Mitchell O’Connor were also present at the briefing. Chancellor Harney introduced the discussion by saying that students will benefit from […]