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AIFS Gap Year Programs: Limerick, Ireland (Summer)


Spend the summer in the charming city of Limerick, Ireland with AIFS! You’ll earn up to 3 credits at the University of Limerick. Courses are taught in English.

You’ll live in a single, en-suite room in an apartment-style residence. The apartments have a shared kitchen, lounge area, and internet access. Continental breakfasts are included and delivered to your residence, and 2 daily meal vouchers valid Monday through Friday are included for on-campus dining.

Cultural and social activities include:

·     Walking tours and museum visits

·     Traditional Irish music concerts

·     Hurling events

·     Visits to ancient historical sites like the Lough Gur, Foynes Flying Boat Museum and Bunratty Castle

·     Day trip to Dublin

·     Day trip to Lahinch and the Burren

·     Day trip to Limerick City and Bunratty Castle

·     2-day trip to Aran Islands.

A 2-night tour of London is included for students on the AIFS Flight Package.

Program Highlights:

·      3-week summer program in Limerick, Ireland

·      Program options include: Irish Studies Program, Responsible Business Program, Health Care Program, Sports Science Program

·      Open to college sophomores, juniors and seniors (high school graduates and college freshmen considered on a case-by-case basis)

·      2-day trip to Aran Islands, walking tours and museum visits such as The Hunt Museum and the Limerick Art Gallery

·      Earn 3 credits awarded by the University of Limerick

Over 50% of our study abroad participants receive financial support from AIFS in the form of scholarships or grants.



  • Art History
  • Business
  • Creative Writing
  • Culture
  • Engineering
  • Film
  • Health Sciences
  • Law
  • Literature
  • Sociology
  • Irish Studies

Required Languages: