University of Guam Rankings

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In the World#2773 of 14178
In North America#845 of 2629
In the United States#777 of 2528
In Guam#1 of 2
In Mangilao#1 of 2

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
90%
Aid receiving
70%
Undergraduates
3,215
Graduates
348
Male:Female Ratio
43:57
Control
Public
Highest Degree
Master's degree
Website
uog.edu

University of Guam Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

498 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

54 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Admissions requirements

University of Guam has an open admission policy (non-competitive). The only requirement is a certificate of attendance or a highschool diploma or a General Educational Development certificate.

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Asian1638 (46%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander1633 (46%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown112 (3%)
White104 (3%)
Nonresident Alien30 (0.8%)
Hispanic24 (0.7%)
Black or African American17 (0.5%)
American Indian or Alaska Native2 (0.1%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Average aid awarded
$4,603
Students receiving aid
70%

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district$5,040$5,130
Tuition in-state$5,040$5,130
Tuition out-of-state$12,096$11,700
Fee in-district$764$764
Fee in-state$764$764
Fee out-of-state$764$764

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity218
Combined charge for room and board$3,850
Room charge$2,250
Meal charge$1,600

University of Guam Majors

MajorBachelor'sMaster's
Business Administration and Management, General1036
Criminal Justice & Safety Studies50
English Language and Literature, General345
Public Administration1326
Accounting34
Biology & Biological Sciences, General286
Elementary Education and Teaching294
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursin32
Social Work25
Psychology, General22
Health and Physical Education & Fitness, General22
Fine Arts and Art Studies, Other21
Counselor Education & School Counseling and Guidance Services19
Computer Science17
Reading Teacher Education16
Speech Communication and Rhetoric14
Secondary Education and Teaching59
Special Education and Teaching, Other59
Political Science and Government, General11
Mathematics, General11
Pacific Area & Pacific Rim Studies71
Early Childhood Education and Teaching6
Sociology5
Computer and Information Sciences, General5
Clinical Psychology5
History, General4
Agriculture, General31
Chemistry, General4
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language & ESL Language Instructor3
Educational Leadership and Administration, General3
Environmental Science3
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching2
Art & Art Studies, General2
Bilingual and Multilingual Education1
Japanese Studies1
Family and Consumer Sciences & Human Sciences, General1
Grand Total515118
TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate38%32%41%
  • Full-time retention rate - 77%
  • Part-time retention rate - 47%

Publications & Citations

Publications
1,407
Citations
36,228

Publication count by topic

Biology
495
Geography
149
Medicine
122
Psychology
110
Geology
65
Sociology
61
Environmental science
59
Chemistry
57
Business
44
Computer science
41
Political science
41
History
40
Art
21
Engineering
18
Mathematics
15
Philosophy
13
Economics
11
Materials science
9
Physics
2

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Geography6863,877
Geology10842,004
History114991
Biology120520,617
Environmental science14731,862
Business15511,266
Sociology2106284
Psychology21441,806
Philosophy24555
Political science254081
Art26214
Medicine27171,401
Chemistry30781,409
Computer science3813305
Economics390132
Engineering437547
Materials science443691
Mathematics452063
Physics53422

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
199012123
19911772
199214151
199325164
199421127
199526172
199618214
199727277
199815309
199928373
200025455
200130572
200230610
200322744
200418873
200530944
2006511111
2007361192
2008331351
2009491340
2010441477
2011511839
2012602009
2013802188
2014762298
2015592276
2016652284
2017872241
2018611907
2019792297
2020892694

General info

Alternative namesUOG
Founded1952
WikipediaUniversity of Guam
MottoExcelsior
Ever Upward
Colorsgreen, white
Academic CalendarAugust to May (August - December; January-May)
Total FTE staff633
Carnegie ClassificationMaster's Colleges & Universities: Medium Programs

Location and Contacts

Address303 University Drive, UOG Station
Mangilao, Guam, 96923
United States
City population15,000
Phone6717352900
Fax+1 (671) 735 2203

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