The Cave Hill Association of Postgraduate Students (CHAPS)
is the representative body for all graduate students at the Cave
Hill campus of the University of the West Indies. All graduate
students are automatically members of CHAPS. There is no
application process nor is there any payment for membership.
In order to register with CHAPS simply send an email to
CHAPS provides representation for graduate students on important
committees at the campus and university levels. These committees
include the Board for Graduate Studies and Research, Academic
Board and Finance and General Purposes. This presence ensures
that graduate students have a voice in matters that affect their
All graduate students are encouraged to get involved with the
activities of CHAPS.