Welcome to the UWI at Mona
The University of the West Indies (UWI) Mona campus offers world class, accredited higher education programmes to Jamaica, the region and the globe. We engage in research and development designed to support the social and economic growth of the Caribbean region, the provision of community service, and the enrichment of the academic experience.Read our vision. Read our History.
We are fully accredited
UWI Mona is a fully-accredited tertiary-level institution. Our programmes - available across our 5 Faculties, 8 schools and 12 specialist centres - have been closely examined and evaluated, and we are proud of the 'flying colours' we have continuously received. Download Accreditation Brochure.
We are the home of the Pelicans
We are the home of the Pelicans, our enduring symbol of the humble Caribbean bird that sits atop our coat of arms highlighting the attitude, and altitude of the distinctive UWI student. Find out about The Coat of Arms of the UWI - Meaning and symbolism
We are a green, progressive campus
UWI is increasingly modeling eco friendly sustainable practices in its policy, operations and research. You can find out more on our Green UWI page.