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Step by Step Guide to Applying

Step by Step Guide to Applying

What are the steps to applying for entry to UWI?

  1. Complete and submit your online application form.
  • Ensure you complete all areas of the online form that feature a red asterisk.
  • Ensure you submit a valid email address on the form. It is the means by which The UWI will  communicate with you 


  1. Scan and upload all relevant certified documents to the application:
  • Birth certificate, Academic certificates ( e.g. CSEC, CAPE), Professional certificates and/or Diplomas;
  • Marriage certificate/Deed Poll (whichever is applicable) if present name is different from that on documents.
  • Applicants currently attending an educational institution should have copies of the relevant documents certified by the educational institution before scanning and uploading.
  • All other applicants should have documents certified by a notary public before scanning and uploading.
        The University reserves the right to ask applicant to submit original documents for verification by or before registration
  • Additional documents, if required for specific programmes


  1. If you have done post-secondary academic work, you should request a transcript from your college/university to be sent directly to the Admissions Section, The University of the West Indies, Mona, Kingston 7, Jamaica. High school students do not need to send transcript.


Other Resources

Student Handbooks (PDF)

Have more questions?

Talk to our Office of Student Services
& Development

Tel: (876) 977-3880
Fax: (876) 927-2765

Office Hours
Monday to Friday
8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m

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