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GATE e-Service registration deadline extended for UWI students

For Release Upon Receipt - February 20, 2014

St. Augustine

ST. AUGUSTINE, Trinidad and Tobago – Students of The University of the West Indies (UWI), St. Augustine Campus are advised that the St. Augustine Campus deadline for registration for the new Gate e-Service has been extended to Friday March 14, 2014. Upon registration, students are immediately required to complete the online application for GATE funding.  

The GATE Registration Centre (GRC) located at Daaga Hall on the St. Augustine Campus will now operate from 8am-6pm, Monday-Friday, until March 14.

UWI students are reminded that other GRCs may be utilised to register for the GATE e-service. These are located at the Eric Williams Medical Sciences Complex, Mt. Hope, and TT Connect, NESC, and MIC locations throughout Trinidad and Tobago. Addresses for TT Connect, NSEC and MIC locations are available via the GATE e-Service webpage:  

Updates will also be provided on The UWI, St. Augustine’s Facebook page: 


About The UWI

Since its inception in 1948, The University of the West Indies (UWI) has evolved from a fledgling college in Jamaica with 33 students to a full-fledged, regional University with well over 40,000 students. Today, UWI is the largest, most longstanding higher education provider in the Commonwealth Caribbean, with four campuses in Barbados, Jamaica, Trinidad and Tobago, and the Open Campus. The UWI has faculty and students from more than 40 countries and collaborative links with 160 universities globally; it offers undergraduate and postgraduate degree options in Food & Agriculture, Engineering, Humanities & Education, Law, Medical Sciences, Science and Technology and Social Sciences. UWI’s seven priority focal areas are linked closely to the priorities identified by CARICOM and take into account such over-arching areas of concern to the region as environmental issues, health and wellness, gender equity and the critical importance of innovation.  

(Please note that the proper name of the university is The University of the West Indies, inclusive of the “The”, hence The UWI.) 

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