Two students at NUI Galway were hospitalised yesterday evening following an incident involving a substance.
The two men were taken to University Hospital Galway from Corrib Village. One man remains in hospital but his condition is not life-threatening.
In a Tweet posted yesterday, NUI Galway said: “There was an incident on campus today involving two students who were hospitalised.
“The University activated its emergency response protocol and emergency services came to the support of the students, who are now under medical care.”
The details of the incident have not been disclosed.
The University reminded its students to stay safe and mind each other and to call 112 if anyone is aware of someone who may have taken a substance and had a bad reaction.
The number for campus security is 091493333.