Accommodation

Contact Assistant Registrar, Students’ Welfare, telephone # 592-222-3595. Limited accommodation is available, and first preference will be given to first year students coming from riverain, interior locations and distant coastal areas. A rental is charged for these accommodations.

Accommodation is provided for students at three facilities. Two of these facilities are University maintained/operated and one other is privately run. These facilities are:

  • New Building Society Halls of Residence (NBS) - U.G. operated. Located at the Turkeyen Campus. Rooms are single occupancy. Kitchenette & bathroom facilities are shared.
  • Dennis Irvine Halls of Residence (DIHR) - U.G. operated. Located at Goedverwagting, East Coast Demerara (ten minutes by public transportation away from Turkeyen). Rooms are double and single occupancy and self-contained. Kitchen and Dining facilities shared.
  • Beharry Halls of Residence - Privately operated. Located at the Turkeyen Campus. Tele# 222-6690.

 

Dorm

Cautionary Deposit GYD(S)

Monthly Rent GYD($)

Who’s Eligible

How to Apply

When to Apply

NBS

10,000

8,000

All first year students who reside outside of Regions 3,4 &5.

Complete application form and return to SWU by stipulated date.

Two months prior to the commencement of a new Academic Year.

DIHR

10,000

GYD

US

 

 

 

 

 

9,000

120

All continuing and/foreign students.

Same as above.

Same as above.