by Krystal Paco
Guam - The University of Guam welcomes over 3,700 students to campus this fall, which is a 2.3% increase over the prior year. This number marks the highest enrollment since 1999.
73% are full-time students taking 12 credits or more and 27% are part-time students. There are more women than men on campus again this year as 60% of students are female and 40% are male. Ethnic data shows that 42.3% of students identify themselves as Chamorro and 35.8% of students identify themselves as Filipino. White Non-Hispanics makeup about 5% of the student population followed by Palauans at 2.4%