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Online sensitization on anxiety and stress management during the THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC

This is to invite you to the online sensitization on anxiety and stress management during the COVID-19 pandemic on Thursday August 13,2020 from 9.00am to 10.00am.The training will be conduted by resource persons from Integrated Counseling and Education Centre (ICEC).

Please join the forum using the link below;




Appeal for support of UON needy students fund Appeal for support of UON needy students fund

The Office of the Dean of Students has received numerous requests for support from our needy students to help them cope with life and learning at home during this Covid-19 period. A team from the Office of the Dean of Students met and brainstormed on the various students’ needs, how to meet the needs and how to logistically distribute the support received.

The team identified three key needs that students require support in:

§  Material needs – food and nonfood items

§  Technological needs – smart phones, tablets and laptops for eLearning

§  Financial needs – school fees and money for upkeep

Join us in supporting the UoN Needy Students Fund by donating material items or sending your donation to purchase a care package through

M-PESA PayBill No.:  303030 (Absa) | Account:  203 471 5907 (UoN)

Care Packages are also welcome and can be dropped off at the following locations (more details on the poster)

§  Nairobi Campus– Office of the Dean of Students: Main Campus, Gandhi Wing – Room G8

§  Mombasa Campus – Office of the Director Mombasa Campus, UniPlaza – Moi Avenue

§  Kisumu Campus - Office of the Director Kisumu Campus, UoN Plaza – J. Oginga Road

Your kind support will help touch a heart and meet the needs of our students.


Guidelines on Research Licensing and Institutional Affiliation

he Science, Technology and Innovation (Research Licensing Regulations, 2014) Legal Notice No. 108 5(2) states that a foreign researcher applying for a license shall be affiliated to a local relevant institution.

In this regard, The National Commission for Science, Technology and Innovation (NACOSTI) has developed Guidelines on Research Licensing and Institutional Affiliation, (attached herewith) as a reference document for the stakeholders; affiliating institutions and especially those intending to undertake scientific Research within the Kenyan territory.


UoN Pension Members Education

UoN Pension Scheme has organized a members virtual/online member’s education on 2nd July 2020 at 12 p.m

Zamara, the Scheme's Actuary will talk about Personal Financial Planning/ Management.

All members are welcome to log into Microsoft Teams Meeting.



Transport Policy Transport Policy

Attached please find communication on the Transport Policy.

Please click on the link below to access the Policy: 


Research Week 2020

Research Week 2020 is going virtual.
Dates are the same, only 30 days left to submit abstracts.
Visit for more details. 
Follow us on twitter @RPEUoN for regular updates.

Research and Innovation Blog

The Office of RIE created the Research and Innovation Blog,

All articles should be sent as a Word Document to copied to All images should be embedded in the document AND also sent as separate attachments. NOTE THAT BLOG CONTRIBUTIONS ARE REQUESTED FROM UNIVERSITY OF NAIROBI FACULTY ONLY.

Blogs added this week:

1. Impact of COVID-19 to the Economy of Kenya

2. Monitoring Social Returns on Public Roads Investments through Value for Money Auditing

Vice-Chancellor’s address to the University Community

The Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Stephen Kiama, will address the University of Nairobi staff and students tomorrow, Friday, June 26, 2020 at 4.00 pm.

The address will be live streamed on our website

This is to invite you to log in and follow the proceedings.

Staff Perfomance Appraisal: 5 Days to go

This is a reminder to ALL staff to complete their appraisals by June 30, 2020.

All staff are also reminded of the following:


The tools for non-teaching staff are accessible online on

Those having problems with user rights should send a request to or 


The form is available in the College Principal’s Office.

You are requested to comply by ensuring that you complete the Performance Appraisal exercise as Appraisees or Evaluators by Tuesday June 30, 2020.

Peter M. Muturi


REMINDER: VIRTUAL OPEN WEEK at The University Library REMINDER: VIRTUAL OPEN WEEK at The University Library

The University Library's VIRTUAL open week is underway from today, 23rd to 25th June 2020 . This event is strictly for Staff and Students of the University of Nairobi.

The theme of the Open Week is “University of Nairobi Library Designing Equitable Foundations for Open Knowledge”. This occasion is geared towards promoting Library services so as to enhance access and utilization of information resources.

Being a VIRTUAL event, the Library will have online interactive sessions with participants through Google meet platform to showcase innovative library services. Participants who may not have time to attend the LIVE sessions can access the recorded Version on the Library website.

Please arrange to attend and urge your friends to do so and be part of this UNIQUE Library VIRTUAL OPEN WEEK.