From left: Jimmy McGovern (USI), Eugene O’Flaherty (NUIG SU Mature Students’ Officer), Megan Reilly (NUIG SU VP/Welfare Officer), Karina Timothy (Threshold), Andrew Forde (NUIG SU VP/Education Officer), Lorcán O’Maoileannaigh (NUIG SU President)
Prospect Hill, Galway
Joanna Brophy writes:
With students returning to college this week NUI Galway Students’ Union has launched their free rent book and accommodation guide for students along with an appeal to anyone with a spare room to consider renting it to NUI Galway students.
Under the Rent a Room Scheme you can earn up to €14,000 per annum tax free by renting a
Rooms for rent can be advertised for free on the University’s accommodation website (at link below),
It offers students tips and advice on how to ensure they find accommodation that suits their needs. The guide also offers advice on how to maintain good relationships with your landlord, your housemates and your neighbours.
The guide contains a free 10 page rent book and is available from the Students’ Union Office and website.
Also: student footwear, discuss.