A Home Away From Home....

The establishment of Mangalore University in 1980 marked the fulfillment of the aspirations of the people of Dakshina Kannada, Udupi and Kodagu districts for a University of their own. Today, Mangalore University can look back with pride at its achievement over the past thirty one years. To quote from the Pear Team of the National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC), which reviewed and assessed the performance of the University in January 2000: " It is a real experience for the Peer Team to find a University so young and yet so mature, so vibrant and yet so sober, so learner-centered and yet ensuring a central role for the teacher. The University Hostel locates itself within these traditions of Mangalore University and attempts to encourage its residents to imbibe the culture of the University for their academic and personal betterment.

The Hostel is headed by a Warden who is appointed by the University from among the staff of the Post-Graduate Departments of the University. The Warden is available in the Hostel Office on a part-time basis, after the completion of work in the concerned Department of Studies. The Hostel is located in a self-contained premises on the Post-Graduate campus of Mangalore University at Mangalagangothri and distinguishes itself, against all odds, by offering the facilities listed .