Delve into fascinating courses in an inspirational landscape

This summer study program at the University of Limerick, offers inspiring and fascinating courses set in the spectacularly evocative west of Ireland. This vibrant and innovative campus is a popular hit with international students.

The program is taught by Irish experts who are also members of the university faculty. They will bring you along on a unique academic and experiential learning opportunity. Your coursework will consist of subject-related readings, as well as written and oral assignments. Three field study excursions to areas of interest include Limerick city and environment, Dublin city, and the West of Ireland will round out your academic experience.

Courses include: Irish Writing in English; Visual Culture in Ireland; Sociological Perspectives on Irish Society; Screening Ireland; Law in Ireland; Creative Writing; Terrorism, Crime & Justice; Historical Perspectives of Justice in Ireland; and Ireland Myths and Legends.

  • All Arcadia summer excursions, events and activities are open to you to help you make the most of your time in Ireland.

  • UL’s multi million dollar sport facility is home to the indomitable Munster rugby team and you can even get certified in scuba diving through the use of UL’s dive tank.

Fees & Scholarship Details
Term/Period Departure Date Return Credits Base Program Fee Application Deadline
Summer 2016 5/24/2016 6/15/2016 3 $5,100 3/31/2016 More Info
Summer 2017 5/23/2017 6/15/2017 TBA TBA 3/31/2017  

Program fees listed are base fees only. Please select MORE INFO for an estimate of additional expenses and any additional fees that may be incurred based on enrollment selections or housing placements. Dates and fees for future terms will be posted as they become available. Please see Program Calendar for detailed dates.

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Small City


As a participant on an Arcadia program, you are guaranteed accommodation. Our priority is to provide a safe, clean, cost-effective and convenient place for you to live, while offering you every opportunity to explore the local culture and community.


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Student health, safety and security in Ireland are our top priorities. Our experienced and well-connected staff are prepared to deal with any emergencies that may arise...

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