Connections

  • Sligo, Ireland (Photo by T0mt0m42)
  • One of the many ways Carlow University links to its Irish roots is through study abroad programs and cultural events.

    YEAR PROGRAM

    Northern Ireland Program – Business Education Initiative

    Open to Carlow University students only

    Through the Business Education Initiative, Carlow is able to send three students to study at several Northern Ireland universities. 

    SEMESTER PROGRAM

    Carlow College (Carlow, Ireland)

    Open to Carlow students and non-Carlow students

    In collaboration with Carlow College in Ireland, Carlow University offers a semester-long study abroad program in Carlow, Ireland. 

    SUMMER PROGRAMS

    Education Program in Sligo, Ireland

    Open to Carlow students and non-Carlow students

    Students participating in the program will stay in Sligo, Ireland, where they will be assigned to a school, hospital, or community setting which provides services to individuals with special needs. 

    Celtic Business in Ireland

    Open to Carlow University students only 

    This trip, offered in even-numbered years, affords the student the opportunity to explore the fascinating country of Ireland.

    MFA Residency

    Open to Carlow University students only

    The MFA in Creative Writing is a low-residency graduate program where students meet for four intensive residencies, two in Pittsburgh, PA, in January, and two in Ireland in June.

    Irish Cultural Studies in Sligo, Ireland

    Open to Carlow students and non-Carlow students

    This two-week summer intensive course is offered in Sligo, Ireland, immerses students in Irish history and culture.