ISSN: 0799-1487

New Models for Old: Funding UWI for the Long Haul

Hubert Devonish

The University of the West Indies (The UWI) faces a growing funding crisis. This crisis can be seen as a product of the considerable growth in demand for The UWI's services over the past three decades. This has coincided, ever since 2008, with a period of chronic economic crisis facing the economies, governments, and individual households of most of the contributing territories.
Keywords: Finance; The University of the West Indies; Postsecondary education; Contributions; Students; Developing synergies; Teaching; Endowments; Private sector; The University of Guyana
Section: Articles