Charter Day :
10th November 2016

President:
Rodney D. Smith, Ed.D.

Antecedent: 
The College of The Bahamas

Location:
Campuses in New Providence, Grand Bahama and San Salvador, with satellite campuses in Abaco and Exuma

Motto:
Knowledge Truth Integrity

University Colours:
Royal blue and white

Degree Programmes:
Master’s, Diploma, Baccalaureate, Associate

ub-at-a-glance

Administrators:  24
Faculty:  197
Staff : 315

As of 30th August 2016

Total: 4,677;

Males: 1,312 (29%);             Females: 3,365 (75%)

Faculty of Business, Hospitality & Tourism Studies: 1342
Faculty of Liberal & Fine Arts:  198
Faculty of Pure & Applied Sciences:  1625
Faculty of Social & Educational Studies:  923
Continuing Education & Lifelong Learning:  578

NB: The total number of 4,677 includes 11 undeclared majors who are currently not attached to a Faculty.

Spring 2016 Commencement

Male: 137 (23%);      Female: 457 (77%);      Total: 594

BY FACULTY:

  • Business, Hospitality & Tourism Studies:  179
  • Liberal & Fine Arts: 23
  • Pure & Applied Sciences: 198
  • Social & Educational Studies: 194

BY DEGREE:

  • Baccalaureate:  432
  • Associate: 114
  • Certificate: 33
  • Diploma:15

Bahamian Rate

  • $100 per credit for 100 and 200 level courses
  • $150 per credit for 300 and 400 level courses

International Rate

  • $200 per credit
  • American Association of Colleges & Universities Council on Education
  • American College Student Personnel Association – International
  • American Library Association
  • Association of American Colleges & Universities
  • Association of Caribbean Tertiary Institutions
  • Association of Caribbean Universities, Research and Institutional Libraries
  • Bahamas Chamber of Commerce
  • Caribbean Area Network for Quality Assurance in Tertiary Education
  • Caribbean Association of Law Libraries
  • Council on Higher Education Accreditation
  • Council of Undergraduate Research
  • Consortium of Overseas Teaching
  • Illinois Researcher Information Services
  • Institute of International Education
  • International Association of Law Libraries
  • International Association of Universities
  • International Federation of Library Associations
  • Medical Library Association
  • Society for College and University Planning
  • UB Formal Entrance
  • Franklyn R. Wilson Graduate Centre
  • G.T.R. Campbell Small Island Sustainability Complex
  • Innovation Laboratory
  • Northern Bahamas Campus Residential Facility
  • Oakes Field Campus Multi-Purpose Residential Facility