USIU-Africa appointed a committee to study the retention rate of students, the factors that undermine retention, and the measures that it can adopt to boost the retention rate.

The Educate Your Own (EYO) initiative has launched the “Dine to Educate” campaign to raise KES 2 million by end of this year to cater for half of a semester’s tuition fee for 40 students.

USIU-Africa emerged top in the Crisis Communications category for the “Our Land Our Future” campaign, which was recognized for managing the university’s reputation and educating stakeholders on land grabbing issues through initiation, management and delivery of communication activities, without leading to a drop in intake numbers.
USIU-Africa’ Drama Club - Michezo Afrika will stage a theatrical production this Thursday July 20 at 7pm, while the two shows will be featured on Saturday, July 2.

On 7th July 2017, a Kenyan short film that tells the story of a young African woman obsessed with old routine and an unwillingness to try new things. When she unexpectedly finds an appreciation for a modern day object, and takes her through the process of rediscovering self and placing her old self in modernity was pre premiered at USIU-Africa.

USIU-Africa alumni have embarked on an initiative to strengthen national resilience as well as rally the psychology community and other players into action in the face of high anxiety and complex trauma currently experienced by majority persons in the region, ahead of the general elections in Kenya on August 8, 2017 through a pre-election anxiety and trauma conference to be held on Saturday July 15th 2017

United States International University-Africa Tigers stunned fellow students Kenya College of Accountancy 69-65 in the Basketball Men Premier that took place in Nyayo stadium. They also beat JKUAT Nairobi 45-38 in the NBA Men Division league that took place in UON.
Dr. Edith Amuhaya (Assistant Professor of Organic Chemistry) in the School of Pharmacy and Health Sciences has appointed a co-principal researcher in the South Africa – Canada – Kenya project, which is part of the South Africa–Canada Research Chairs Trilateral Partnership Initiative (SARChI).

USIU-Africa was invited to make a presentation on “Expanding Business Opportunities for the Youth in the Fish and Poultry Sectors” during a meeting of the Board of Governors of the International Development Research Centre (IDRC) during a meeting at the International Center for Insect Physiology and Ecology (ICIPE), on Wednesday, July 5.

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Members of the newly re-elected Alumni Association Executive Committee pose with members of Alumni Association following the Annual General Meeting held on campus on Saturday, July 1, 2017. Photo Credit: Office of Alumni Affairs

The Alumni Association Annual and Special General Meeting was held on 1st July 2017 at the USIU-Africa Library Bookshop. The meeting was attended by alumni cutting across different graduation years and programs. The meeting resolved and met the compliance requirements of the Registrar of Societies as well as the strategic governance pillar defined by the sitting executive in 2015.