Presentation of Graduates

The 2019 Graduation season witnessed an estimated 9,300 degrees awarded across a total of 13 ceremonies. The UWI continued its tradition of broadcasting the series of ceremonies from start to end, via its public information platform, UWItv online at, Facebook and UWItv channel on Flow Evo.

Honorary Degrees

Cave Hill Campus

  • Ms. Maxine Williams – LLD
  • Mr. Stedson 'Red Plastic Bag' Wiltshire – DLitt
  • Mr. Alan Emtage – DSc

Mona Campus

  • Mr. Patrick A. A. Hylton – LLD
  • Mrs. Thalia Lyn – LLD
  • The Reverend Dr. Burchell Taylor – LLD

Open Campus

  • Sir S. W. Tapley Seaton – LLD

St. Augustine Campus

  • Mr. Ewart Williams – LLD
  • Mr. Pelham Goddard – DLitt
  • Professor Emeritus Harold Ramkissoon – DSc
  • The Reverend Dr. Burchell Taylor