Student's Welfare

Applicants are reminded to carefully read the dormitory rules and regulations, since acceptance of the placement offer is an indication to abide by same. First time residents of the Halls of Residence are asked to note the following list of recommended items to purchase/bring along in order to make your stay comfortable:

  1. Cooking & Eating utensils:
    • A small pot (for boiling water)
    • A small frying pan
    • Small kitchen knife, cutting board, small plastic bowls for food preparation & a cooking spoon/spatula
    • Dinner plate, cereal bowl, water glass, coffee/tea mug, spoon, fork
    • A small tightly sealable storage container for non perishable food items. Note: all students have access to refrigerators for storage of perishable food items.
  2. Linen etc:
    • Bed sheets and pillow cases for a single bed
    • Pillow, Bath towel(s)
    • A regular sized bucket and clothes pins
    • Clothes hangers
    • An iron
    • A small basket for storage of clothes
    • All residents must provide personal toiletries.

Residents on special medication are asked to ensure that they bring an adequate supply of same. However, students may liaise with the Medical Center to access emergency supplies, provided same is in stock.

Dennis Irvine Hall of Residence

Located at Goedverwagting on the East Coast of Demerara (approximately 5 minutes away from the Turkeyen Campus) and provides housing during the school year to approximately fifty three (53) students.

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New Building Society Hall of Residence

Located at the Turkeyen Campus, the New Building Society Hall of Residence provides housing during the school year to approximately sixteen male students and twenty two female students.

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Contact Us

  • The University of Guyana
    Turkeyen Campus
    Greater Georgetown
  • +(592)-222-2740