The University of the West Indies (UWI), at Cave Hill, Barbados

The University of the West Indies

at Cave Hill, Barbados

Undergraduate Admissions
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Please read the following information carefully. You may find it useful to PRINT a copy of this page.

When you are done, click GO TO THE ONLINE FORM »


 You will be asked to set up an account. As a first time user do this by clicking on First Time User Account Creation.


You will be prompted to create a Login ID and a PIN (Personal Identification Number). Make a note of your ID and PIN since you will need these to access your application information online after you logout of the system.


Follow the instructions and complete the application.
Note that you do not have to complete your application in one sitting. You can start the process and complete it any time before the deadline using your Login ID and PIN.


After completing the application please review the information by clicking the Checklist Button. When you have reviewed the application click the button Application is Complete.

A summary will be displayed as well as a list of required documents to be submitted.

After submitting the application, you will not be able to make any changes to the information online. Any changes to applications already submitted must be made  in writing to The Senior Assistant Registrar (Student Affairs Admissions) with details of the changes to be made.

The application fee may be paid at the Campus Cashier or by bank draft payable to The University of the West Indies. The application fee is BBD$30 for citizens of UWI contributing countries and USD$30 for citizens of non-UW contributing countries. To view the list of countries please click here.

  • Birth Certificate
  • Marriage Certificate ( where your name has been changed through marriage)
  • Legal Affidavit or Deed Poll if your name is different from that on the Birth Certifiicate
  • Academic certificates ( GCE,CXC,CAPE,CSEC)
  • Grade Slips ( These are only accepted in a case where the certificate is not yet available)
  • Professional Certificates/Diplomas
  • Official Transcripts - These must be sent directly from the granting institution (Not applicable to Local Secondary Schools)
  • Receipt or bank draft for application fees.

Mail or bring the above documents to:

The Assistant Registrar,
Student Affairs Admissions
Cave Hill Campus
P O Box 64

Applications can only be processed on receipt of the required documents.


Use the Login ID and PIN you have created in STEP 2 above to track your application online as the same website used to apply.


It would be helpful if you could include a copy of the summary sheet displayed  after submitting your application with your supporting documents. 

The on-line application process makes provision for more than one choice of programme.  Please use this facility rather than submitting multiple applications and submit only one application.

Now that you are done, GO TO THE ONLINE FORM »

Student Affairs: Admissions
Phone: (246) 417- 4127 | Fax: (246) 438-9145 | Email: