Office of Dean of Students
Dean of Students
The Office of the Dean of Students is established under section 37 of the Universities and Other Tertiary Institution Act. The Office bearer is appointed by the University Council on the recommendation of the Appointments Board on the terms and conditions that the University Council may determine.
The Dean of Students shall be responsible for the welfare of the students and shall be responsible to the Vice-Chancellor.
The office of Dean of Students is managed by Mr. Amos Tukamushaba who was appointed to this Office on 27th February 2020 by the University Council.
Prior to his appointment as Dean of Students Kabale University, Amos had been a Principal Warden Lumumba Hall Makerere University. He had also served as a warden Mitchell Hall and University Hall 2014-2018 and Livingstone Hall 2011-2014, Makerere University.
Tukamushaba started working with Makerere University since 1992 as an Assistant Domestic Bursar. He later became the Domestic Bursar for CCE Complex Hall and Livingstone Hall from 1998- 2003 and 2003-2010, respectively.
He served as Honorary Secretary, Kampala Club 2015-2016, chairperson National Union of Educational Institutions, Makerere Branch 2005- 2017, Chairman of the Welfare Committee Dean of Students Department Makerere University and on many other Committees of Makerere University.
Amos Tukamushaba is Chairman L C II Muluka IV, Makerere University and also he is a Board Governors Member of Rugyeyo Senior Secondary School. He is a member of the Lions Club of Kampala Host.
Duties & Responsibilities
The Dean of Students maintains students’ discipline and oversees the general management of student affairs in accordance with the law, University Policies and Regulations.
The officer is charged with the direct supervision and control of the halls of residence and all matters related to accommodation, feeding and sanitation for both residents and non-residents.
Directs matters related to the operations of the students Guild, coordinates and guides the activities of students Associations, Students Leadership and Career Development events.
The officer further, directs the organization and management of Students Sports, Games and Recreational activities and provides Administrative Secretariat support services to committees managing student affairs.
He manages the Students’ Information Services in line with the University’s Communication Strategy.
The Dean of Students, work hand in hand with the University Secretary, University Bursar for the smooth provision of welfare services to students.
The Dean of Students oversees the works of the Counselling Unit, Sports, Games and Recreational Unit, the Halls and Health Unit (Sickbay) for the wellbeing of students among many others.
Tukamushaba AmosDean of Students
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Asiimwe Confidence NkurunungiCounsellor
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Asingwire ChristineAssistant Administrative Officer
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Nakidde Prossy MukasaWarden
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Byakatonda Acbor MiltonAssistant Sports officer
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Sayuni MusinguziAssistant Counsellor
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Besiga BernardChief Custodian
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