The new release date is three weeks later than when results are usually announced.
The new strategy sets out a five-year road map for the sector.
He takes over from Prof Brian MacCraith, who served as president of the university for a decade.
Dublin City Council has said that such a conversion would be 'appropriate' as students prepare to attend lectures online.
Head of Estates and Facilities Brendan Leahy announced that a phased reopening of campus for staff would begin on July 20th.
The university has said that undergraduates will spend between 40 to 60 per cent of their normal schedule in classrooms next year.
The election was ran by this year's AHSS faculty convenor without the consultation of the Electoral Commission.
Six Galway TDs – including two junior ministers – have called for the fees to be reviewed.
Prof Macraith said tonight on Twitter that his "overriding emotion is gratitude".
Taoiseach Micheál Martin announced the establishment of the new Department last month.