School & Prospective Student Portal

School & Prospective Student Portal

Thinking of studying at UL? The Faculty of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences (AHSS) at the University of Limerick runs a series of events, visits and competitions for secondary school students. These events are designed to give prospective students a taste of the UL experience.

Upcoming Events

LM002 Bachelor of Arts Taster (31st March 2021, Virtual Event)

We are delighted to offer 6th year/mature/QQI students the opportunity to sit in on virtual classes available on LM002 Bachelor of Arts giving them a chance to sample various subject areaas and get an idea of what might interest them.

Guidance counsellors/Prospective Students can register here


AHSS TY Taster Day (21st April 2021, Virtual Event)

A chance for transition year students to sample virtual lectures from the degree programmes within the Faculty of Arts, Humanities & Social Sciences

Students will have the opportunity to sit in on virtual lectures and interact with two live Q&A sessions on the day. Students can attend either in the morning of afternoon. The event is largely self-guided but we recommend setting aside at least 1 hour to sample the content. Guidance counsellors/TY Co-ordinators/Individual Students can pre-register here


Past Events


UL Journalism Taster  

This event is now over however we would be happy to forward a link to the recording. This would be of use to any 6th Year/Mature/QQI students interested in LM039 BA Journalism & Digital CommunicationDuring this event you will hear from lecturers & students, learn about subject areas, career opportunities and facilities for UL’s journalism students.  Guidance counsellors/TY Co-ordinators/Individual Students can fill in our form here  to be sent a copy of the recording.

Virtual School Visits

Note that the Faculty of Arts, Humanities & Social Sciences also offers virtual school talks on our suite of programmes. If you are a guidance counsellor/teacher interested in booking a talk, please fill in this form to register.

Student Blog

Students can also read blogs by current UL AHSS students at, outlining their own experiences of what it's like to live and study in UL. Our students talk about everything from choosing UL to making friends to their study abroad experiences. 


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