Housing and Dining


Given the changing nature of the COVID-19 situation in Jamaica, some or all dining facilities on campus may not be available for specific periods. Please be sure to check for updates on the campus’ covid-19 website. As it relates to Halls of Residence, you may not be placed in your preferred Hall as some Halls will remain closed.

Make the UWI Mona Campus your home!

Elsa Leo-Rhynie Hall

The UWI Mona Campus has two locations, The UWI Mona Campus in the capital city of Kingston and The UWI Mona Western Jamaica Campus in Montego Bay. On-campus housing is available to full-time students and options range from traditional Halls of Residence to the more private apartment style living. Room options include single rooms, double rooms, studio apartments and super studios across our 12 Halls of Residence.

Living in a Hall of Residence at The UWI Mona Campus is not only safe and convenient, but provides a rich out of classroom learning experience. Let the good times begin!


Select a campus location below to explore housing options.

Apply for on-campus housing:  

Irvine Hall

Dining Options on Campus

There are numerous dining options available on-campus that provide a wide variety of tasty, balanced meals for breakfast, lunch, dinner and those snacks in between. Whether you want to grab and go or enjoy a meal while you ‘lyme’, there are many options to choose from. View our other on Campus Facilities

Cafeteria Services 

Concessionaries provide cafeteria services where delicious local cuisine can be obtained. Meal options available include vegetarian and vegan options. 

  • Social Welfare Training and Research Centre Cafeteria (Close Proximity to the Health Centre)
  • Mary Seacole Hall - Mae’s Cafeteria
  • A.Z. Preston Hall Cafeteria 
  • Taylor Hall Cafeteria
  • ABC Hall Cafeteria (Located at The University Hospital of the West Indies (UHWI)*)

Quick Bites

Several kiosks and food stalls across campus provide quick meals to go. Options include fruits, wraps, hot dogs, sandwiches, salads and hot meals.


  • The Bee Hive Kiosk (Located at the Faculty of Humanities and Education)
  • Boardwalk Cafe (Located at the Faculty of Social Sciences)
  • Nardo’s Food Stall (Located at the Faculty of Humanities and Education)
  • Pages Café Grab ‘N Go (Located inside the Bookshop)
  • The Spot Sports Bar and Grill (Located at the Students’ Union)
  • Campus Café (Located at The University Hospital of the West Indies (UHWI)*)

Fast Food

  • Little Caesars’ (Close Proximity to Taylor Hall and Chancellor Hall, Main Library)
  • Burger King  (Close proximity to Faculty of Law, Mona School of Business and Management , Faculty of Medial Sciences)
  • KFC (Close Proximity to Taylor Hall, Chancellor Hall, Main Library)
  • Juici Patties (Close Proximity to Science and Engineering Library, Faculty of Science and Technology)

Have more questions about Dining on campus? Check out our FAQ's.