Functions of the University Council
  • Shall administer the property and funds of the University in a manner and for the purpose which shall promote the interest of the University ;
  • Shall receive, on behalf of the University, donations, endowments, gifts, grants or other moneys and make disbursements therefrom to the University or other bodies or persons;
  • Shall provide for the welfare of the staff and students of the University;
  • May enter into association with other universities, university colleges or other institutions of learning, whether within Kenya or otherwise, as the Council may deem necessary and appropriate; and
  • May, after consultation with the Academic Board, make regulations governing the conduct and discipline of students of the University .
Members of the University Council
Council Member

Chairman
Ph.D (Clinical Studies), University of Nairobi
MBA (Strategic Management), Africa Nazarene University
MSc (Clinical Studies), University of Nairobi
BVM, University of Nairobi

Council Member

Mrs. Connie Okwisa Mogaka
B.Ed (UON)
PGDE (NIEPA)
Higher Dip (professional Counseling),(KAPC)
M.A (Sociology) (Jawaharlal Nehru University)

Council Member

Mr. Lawrence Omuhaka
B.Ed (Arts) (UON)
MBA-HR (Kenyatta University)

Council Member

Prof. Mary Wanjiku Gikungu
B.Sc (Botany and Zoology), UoN
M.Sc (Biology of Conservation), UoN
Ph.D (Mathematics and Natural Science), University of Bonn, Germany

Council Member

Dr. Nicodemus Anyang’ Ojuma
B.Ed Med (Administration and Planing), Moi University
D.Phil. (Education Administration), Moi University

Council Member

Mrs Caroline Irene Cheptoo
B.Ed, M.Ed (UoN)
B.A (Social Sciences), Catholic University of East Africa
PGD in Gender and Development, UoN
M.A (Social Ministry in Governance), Catholic University of East Africa.

Council Member

Mr. David N. Watene
B.Ed, M.Ed (UoN)
Representing, Principal Secretary, Ministry of Education, Science and Technology

Council Member

Mr Michael Jasper Obonyo
B.A (Hons) University of Nairobi
PGD (Mass Communication) Kenya Institute of Journalism (KIMC)
M.A (Communication Studies) University of Nairobi
Representing Principal Secretary, The National Treasury.

Council Member

Ex-Officio
VC Prof. Isaac Ipara Odeo
B.Ed (Arts) (UON)
M.Ed (Kenyatta University)
D.Phil (Moi University)