About the National University of Samoa

The National University of Samoa (Le Iunivesite Aoao o Samoa) is the only national university in Samoa, established in 1984.

For more information about the National University of Samoa (NUS), please visit the NUS website.

About Apia

The National University of Samoa is located in Apia, the capital of Samoa.

For more information about travel and tourism opportunities in Samoa, visit the Samoa Tourism Association website.

Getting Around

BusesFor the ultimate Samoan experience hop on a bus. Buses form the main bus terminal at Sogi(Apia) to NUS cost $1.50.

TaxisA taxi from Sogi bus terminal to NUS costs $6.60.

More informationA complete list of bus and taxi fares around Samoa is available in the LTA’s Bus and Taxi Fare rate booklet.


We recommend you book your accommodation as soon as possible. Our conference is being held just before the United Nations Third International Conference on Small Island Developing States (SIDS), so many places are quickly booking out.

Visa information

If you are not a Samoan citizen, you may need a visa to attend the conference. Please check the Samoa immigration website for more information.