Tablet Portait

Handheld Landscape

Handheld Portait

University of Guam

Mangilao, GU

UOG Campus View from Pago Bay
Video #1

About This Campus

Founded in 1952 as a teacher training college, UOG is a land-grant and sea-grant institution and is the major institution of higher education in the Western Pacific. At UOG, students and faculty work and learn in a multicultural atmosphere. UOG's 3600 students come from Guam, the U.S. Mainland, Micronesia, and 35 foreign countries. The UOG Marine Laboratory has become a world-class research and teaching facility specializing in tropical marine biology. To all we offer the hospitality, helpfulness, and warm "hafa adai" (hello) spirit for which our Island is famous. Because Guam is located in the tropical zone, the climate is pleasant with an average temperature of 82 degrees. Its population of 155,000 enjoys the sun, clean air, beautiful sunsets, and miles of quiet sandy beaches. Recreational activities include hiking, boonie stomping, golfing, snorkeling, swimming, scuba diving, surfing,jet skiing, and wind surfing.

Location Information

University of Guam is centrally located.

2023/2024 Placement

Host Payment
Home Payment

2024/2025 Placement

Learn more about Chance of Placement
and choosing alternate options.

Fast Facts

Location | Mangilao
Population | 15,191
Enrollment | 3,873
Language | English
Calendar | Semester
Canada | Home & Host
Term Dates
Fall | 08/26-12/18
Spring | 01/20-5/21

Campus Diversity

1st Nation/Native | 0%
Asian | 43%
Black | 1%
Hawaiian/P.I. | 52%
Hispanic/Latino | 0%
Two or more | 0%
White | 1%
Other | 3%
International | 0%


RegistrationClosed Programs

Undergraduate Majors Open to NSE Students

Accounting, Anthropology, Art... ++ show all


GPA and Other Academic Requirements
  • 2.5 GPA
Exchange Preferences
  • Full-year exchange Accepted
  • Single term exchange Accepted
Summer Exchange
  • Not available
International Students (Visa Students)
  • Will not accept
Canadian Students
  • Will accept Home/Host Pay

Tuition / Finances

Figures per Semester are current as of 03/20/23

  • Campus Budget
  • Fees are subject to change without notice.
  • Two semesters = one academic year
  • Three quarters = one academic year
Tuition and Fees Per Semester - Host Payment Students
  • Estimated cost: $3314.
  • Expect 5-15% increase for the subsequent academic year.
  • Figures are based on 15 hours. Actual costs may be greater or less depending upon your actual enrollment.
  • Figures do not include costs you will incur for course specific enrollment (e.g., laboratory courses, student teaching, studio art)
  • See below for credit hour restrictions and/or miscellaneous fees applicable to Host Payment students.
Tuition and Fees - Home Payment Students
  • No tuition/fees are paid to the host campus.
  • Figures do not include costs you will incur for course specific enrollment (e.g., laboratory courses, student teaching, studio art)
  • See below for credit hour restrictions and/or miscellaneous fees applicable to Home Payment students.
Maximum Credit Hours Per Semester
  • Host Payment: 15
  • Home Payment: 15

Financial Aid for NSE Students
Regardless of Payment Plan, financial aid is awarded by and disbursed from your home campus.

Miscellaneous Fees - Per Semester

Purpose Amount Period Plan Status
Admission Fee $52 Year Host & Home Mandatory
NSE Program Fee $90 Semester Host & Home Mandatory
Housing Deposit $100 Year Host & Home Mandatory
Activity Fee $24 Semester Host Mandatory
Athletic Fee $37.50 Semester Host Mandatory
Recreation Fee $37.50 Semester Host Mandatory
Health Service Fee $12 Semester Host Mandatory
Library Fee $48 Semester Host Mandatory
Technology Fee $188 Semester Host Mandatory
Registration Fee $12 Semester Host Mandatory
Student Services Fee $44 Semester Host Mandatory

Room / Meals

Figures are current as of 03/20/23

On-Campus Housing Per Semester
  • On-Campus Housing
  • 5% living on campus
  • Double: $5128
  • Per semester unless otherwise noted
  • Maximum housing reserved for women: 2
  • Maximum housing reserved for men: 2
Off-Campus Housing
  • Off-Campus Housing
  • Approximate monthly cost: $700
  • Proximity to campus: 1
  • Local Public Transportation Available to Campus
Notes About Housing
Estimated amount for rent is with a roommate. There residence hall meal plan and is limited to 120 meal plans per semester for lunch and dinner and Saturday is lunch only and Sunday is dinner only. Students buy groceries (closest grocery store is 1.5 miles from campus) and can cook their own meals. The kitchen is opened 24 hours every day. It is courteous in Guam to reimburse someone who provides transportation for you.

Meal Plans

Notes About Meal Plans
The meal plan is required and there are community kitchens in the residence halls. Students can buy their groceries and cook their own meals.


Figures per Semester are current as of 03/20/23

Exchange with Canada - Health Insurance
Students must purchase campus health insurance at $0 per semester.


    All data in this document is the responsibility of the campus and has been provided by the campus NSE coordinator.
    Welcome to NSE!
    Select the campus you currently attend...
    Start Here!
    To see the correct schools, first select the campus you currently attend...
    We use cookies on this site to personalize content and ads, provide social media features and analyze web traffic. By using this site, you are consenting for us to set cookies.