Consent Framework

MU is committed to the development of an institutional campus culture which is safe, respectful and supportive.  We are actively working to implement the Framework for Consent in HEIs: Safe, Respectful, Supportive and Positive: Ending Sexual Harassment in Irish Higher Education Institutions through the following: 

In line with national requirements, we have a   Maynooth University Action Plan to Tackle Sexual Violence and Harassment  If you would like further information on any of our initiatives, or if you would like to volunteer to become a Workshop Facilitator (training provided and sessions are scripted) please don’t hesitate to contact our Equality Officer at

Active* Consent Workshops

In partnership with NUIG Active* Consent we run Active* Consent Online Classes and have an Active* Consent eLearning workshop on Moodle. 

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All First-Year Students are expected to take part in an Active* Consent Class. The online session will take 30mins and requires minimum participation – you will be asked to vote anonymously electronically, and no cameras are needed.

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