Study Abroad and Internship Opportunities


Study Abroad Programs

The Center for Irish Studies offers both semester and summer abroad programs in Ireland.  Please follow the links below to our pages on the Office of Education Abroad to learn about or apply to the programs.  Our undergraduate programs at the National University of Ireland, Galway run each semester and in the summer.  We continue to run our Irish Theatre Summer Studio, in association with the Abbey Theatre, the National Theatre of Ireland, and the Lir Academy, the National Academy of Dramatic Art.  The program also invites students from University College, Dublin and the National University of Ireland, Galway to join the program.We also are running a program for Learning Community students in Dublin.  Please follow the links below for more information.

Semester in Galway, Ireland

Summer in Galway, Ireland

Summer Internships in Dublin, Ireland

Summer Studio in Dublin and Galway


Heritage Day

The Center for Irish Studies provides fully funded internship opportunities in Ireland.  We have places for three students--one at the Abbey Theatre in Dublin and two spots at the Jackie Clarke Museum and Library in Ballina, Mayo.  Please see the documents below for how to apply for the internships.  

For local internship opportunities, please write to the Director or Assistant Director of Irish Studies.

Contact Information

Center for Irish Studies
Villanova University, SAC Room 105E
800 Lancaster Avenue
Villanova, PA 19085

Dr. Joseph Lennon
Phone: (610) 519-4647

Assistant Director,
Dr. Jennifer A. Joyce
Phone: (610) 519-8953

Administrative Assistant, 
Kiersten Ludy

Phone: (610) 519-7517

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* Newsletter Spring 2019 January.pdf
January Newsletter 2019
* Irish Studies Calendar SP 2019.pdf
Spring 2019 Calendar
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