From the Vice-Chancellor’s Desk

vcWelcome to St. Lawrence University (SLAU).

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This is a new generation university distinguished by a wide range of study options and a firm commitment of harnessing its potential through imparting knowledge and skills. As an engaged University, SLAU aims to develop programmes, conduct research and offer services that are responsive to community needs. It also works towards encouraging reciprocal relations with other universities nationally, regionally and internationally.

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The university’s unique niche lies in fostering innovativeness, creativity, embracing technology and developing people to meet the challenges of tomorrow. This is why we are proud to be a valued partner in the sub-economic development of our region; enabling entrepreneurs, nurturing innovators, empowering communities and developing leaders. Our commitment to the advancement of knowledge in the service of society is reflected in our programmes, activities and structures.

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Centers of Excellence\r\nSLAU has set up a Capacity-Building Institute (CBI) over and above the formal academic structures with the aim of building the technical capacity of SLAU by strengthening its internal framework that will serve as the planning unit for the University. The CBI has embarked on collection of Uganda’s culture heritage through research and publications unit whose role is to oversee research activities within the university to form the hub of excellence in scientific research and publications for both students and faculty. When you pursue a course of study in SLAU, you are exposed to various experiences that enable you to take a lead in society and industry before and after your studies. The University’s Philosophy, Motto, Vision, Mission, Objectives and Core Values are designed to reflect the sort of uniqueness of SLAU. You will also find in the prospectus information on various courses on offer and other student activities that the university is engaged in. this whole package will give you a whole spectrum of what this mighty university is all about. Thus, your choice to come to this premier institution of higher learning is a brilliant idea.