NASPA Region I Ireland Summit

June 13 – June 15, 2018
Dublin & Galway, Ireland

In June 2018 a small group of NASPA professionals will gather in Ireland for an in depth look at Student Affairs in the Irish Higher Education Sector. Over 3 action packed days delegates will visit 3 very different campuses in Dublin and Galway and here from Irish Student affairs professionals.

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The Ireland Summit will include

  • 3 Campus Tours at Trinity College Dublin (Including the Book of Kells and library), University College Dublin and NUI Galway
  • An Overview of the Irish Higher Ed sector by a keynote speaker.
  • An in depth overview of Student Services at Trinity College Dublin
  • An Overview of the International Experience in Ireland by UCD’s International Office.
  • An overview of Student Services at UCD by the Dean of Students
  • A Panel on Student Representation and Wellbeing with UCD Student Services Staff.
  • A Day at the Confederation of Student Services in Ireland Conference in Galway where some NASPA members will get to present (Subject to call for Papers)

Also expect

  • Dinner and tour of the Guiness Storehouse.
  • The conference will finish near the Cliffs of Moher
  • An optional Irish social event on June 12th for early arrivals


Presented By

Region I


This event is most likely to influence these groups.


Let others know you are coming!


Please see registration information listed below:

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Jason Masterson
UCD Student Services
Email: .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
Phone: +353 (0) 17163861


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The Registration Fee is paid to cover the costs of the basic running of the Summit.

Included in this fee is:

• Summit Registration

• Wednesday 13th o Lunch at Trinity College Dublin o Dinner and Tour at the Guiness Storehouse

• Thursday 14th o Lunch at UCD o Coach Transfer from UCD to Galway o Dinner at Milanos Restaurant in Galway

• Friday 15th o Registration for the CSSI conference (Including Lunch) o Transfer back to UCD by Coach (City Centre drop off option) The Dinner and coach transfer options will have the option to add a plus 1 on the registration site.

Additional Info

SUMMIT DATES: June 13-16

CSSI: Thursday, June 14th arrival, conference on June 15th



  • Out of Boston: Aer Lingus (June 11 BOS departure - June 16 DUB departure)

**Aer Lingus 138 is also available on Tuesday, June 12 at the same time for a June 13 8:40 AM arrival**

Wednesday, June 13th

Late arrival check in

The same flight path from above is provided on June 12th for June 13th morning arrival:

If people want to arrive a little earlier and settle in before late check-in, the flight below arrives at 5:45 AM: 

Sample Budget

NASPA Registration Rate

Early Bird: €320 ($394)

Standard €350 ($431)

Round trip flight

Approx: $1000

Hotel in Dublin

Approx.: $440 for 3 nights ($146 per night) at the Talbot

Approx.: $183 for 3 nights ($61 per night) at UCD

Hotel in Galway

Approx: $70 for 1 night

Additional hotel, travel, expenses

Per individual


Early Bird at Talbot: $1904

Early Bird at UCD: $1647

Standard at Talbot: $1941

Standard at UCD: $1684

Dublin Accommodation Options:

 Talbot Hotel Stillorgan

 Tuesday 12.06.2018

Friday 15.06.2018 

No. of Nights 3 Room Rate: € 119.00 per room per night,

Rate is incl. of VAT

Package: Bed & Full Breakfast

Room Type: 10 Double Rooms (Held to end of April

No of Guests: 1 x 10

 Block of extra 10 rooms booked on night of 13th June also

 Email to reservations@talbotstillorgan.com, Quote Naspa Conference at UCD

UCD Student accommodation

15 single rooms available

€50 per night.

 Book online via Registration Page

 Radisson Blu St Helens

 €289.00 Bed & Breakfast Single occupancy or €299.00 Double/twin occupancy.

T: +35312186000, D: +35312186023

F: +35312186030



 Galway Accommodation Options:

 NUI Galway - Campus Accommodation - June 14th

Single room en suite - €55 approx $70 per night

 To Book:

Group booking of x amount rooms to ensure they are in same building must be done via olivia.mcbride@nuigalway.ie


Individual bookings can be made ( and may be cheaper) via http://www.campusaccommodation.ie/summer-visitors/

 Accommodation near NUIG:

Jurys hotel - Galway City

No special rates.

 To Book: https://www.jurysinns.com/hotels/galway?tmad=c&tmcampid=54&tmplaceref=e&tmclickref=jurys%20galway&gclid=EAIaIQobChMIm9_PzP7D2QIVDZPtCh2oFw9AEAAYASAAEgIU__D_BwE&gclsrc=aw.ds&dclid=CKKS883-w9kCFYGv7QodLmQFCw

The Western Citypoint Apartments.

No special rates.

 To book:


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