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Welcome to the official website of the Academic Support/Disabilities Liaison Unit (ASDLU) of The University of the West Indies (UWI), St. Augustine Campus. This Unit falls under the Office of the Deputy Principal. It was started in 2006 as a part of the University’s commitment to providing equal opportunities to all students.

Here you will find information about us as well as the services we offer which broadly include:

  • Providing Academic Support to students of the UWI St. Augustine campus at all levels of their academic career.
  • Providing and ensuring equal access (infrastructure/academic) to all students who enter the University system with a disability.

Please use the menu to the left to navigate through the website or click on any of the links below to take you directly to your section of interest. Thank you for visiting and we look forward to working with you in order to make your experience at UWI St. Augustine a comfortable and productive one.





The Academic Support/Disabilities Liaison Unit is looking for postgraduate students with exceptional writing and reading skills!

The ASDLU is seeking to recruit suitably qualified students to work as Readers and Writers to assist students with disabilities during their upcoming examinations. 

Readers must be able to enunciate clearly, while writers must have a legible handwriting and be able to spell proficiently.  Please note that readers and writers must be willing to undergo training.  Interested persons can contact Ms. Jacqueline Huggins, Co-ordinator, Ms. Victoria John – Clerical Assistant or Ms. Gillian Redhead – Clerical Assistant at 662-2002 ext. 83921, 3923, 83866 or 84254 or complete the attached form and submit it to ASDLU’s office which is located South, The Alma Jordan Main Library (JFK Quadrangle).

Last Updated on 13-Feb-2014