Student Orientation

Welcome Jaguars!

Welcome to your next stop after acceptance into UB! Here we will guide you on getting started as a new student at the University of Belize. Start by taking a look at the Important Resources and UB Academic Contacts and then take the Online General Orientation below.

Important Resources

STEP 1.  Download and save these important documents where you can use them everyday

UB Academic Contacts

STEP 2.  Learn  the key players in your Academic Faculty who are waiting to support your education.  Get your questions answered by staying in touch with the right professionals.

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BELMOPAN CAMPUS
POSITION NAME EMAIL OFFICE CONTACT NUMBER
DEAN Dr. Nadine Tun [email protected] 822-3680/822-1000  Ext. 358
CHAIR (Education) Dr. Thisbe Usher [email protected] 822-3680/822-1000  Ext. 335
CHAIR (Language and History) Dr. Randy Marfield [email protected] 822-3680/822-1000  Ext. 342
Dean’s Secretary Ms. Lisalyn Almendarez [email protected] 822-3680/822-1000  Ext. 350
Secretary II Ms. Shanera Sanchez [email protected] 822-3680/822-1000  Ext. 341
BELIZE CITY CAMPUS
POSITION NAME EMAIL OFFICE CONTACT NUMBER
Coordinators for all Education Internships Dr. Maxine McKay
Mrs. Melissa Hoare Perera
[email protected]
[email protected]
223-0256 Ext. 206
233-0256 Ext. 202
Coordinator (Outreach and MEDL) Mrs. Lisa Ramirez [email protected] 223-0256 Ext. 210
Secretary II Mrs. Trenelle Samuels-Reneau [email protected] 223-0256 Ext. 449
PUNTA GORDA CAMPUS
POSITION NAME EMAIL OFFICE CONTACT NUMBER
Academic Chair Ms. Cecilia Martinez [email protected] 702-2720
P.G. CAMPUS ADMINISTRATOR Mr. Roy Polonio [email protected] 702-2720
Receptionist Ms. Germaine Williams [email protected] 702-2720

BELMOPAN CAMPUS
POSITION NAME EMAIL OFFICE CONTACT NUMBER
INTERIM DEAN Dr. Somanadevi Thiagarajan [email protected] 822-3680/822-1000  Ext. 146
CHAIR Ms. Cindy Thompson [email protected] 822-3680/822-1000  Ext. 136
INTERNSHIP COORDINATOR Ms. Desiree Avila [email protected] 822-3680/822-1000  Ext. 137
Faculty Secretary II Ms. Danie Palacio [email protected] 822-3680/822-1000  Ext. 144
BELIZE CITY CAMPUS
POSITION NAME EMAIL OFFICE CONTACT NUMBER
Chair Ms. Sharret Yearwood [email protected] 223-2733  Ext 128
INTERNSHIP COORDINATOR Mr. Kevin Geban [email protected] 223-2733  Ext. 127
Dean’s Secretary Ms. Diana Wade [email protected] 223-2733  Ext 162
Faculty Secretary II Ms. Candice Wade [email protected] 223-2733  Ext 133

BELMOPAN CAMPUS
POSITION NAME EMAIL OFFICE CONTACT NUMBER
INTERIM DEAN Dr. Apolonio Aguilar [email protected] 822-3680/822-1000 Ext. 430
INTERIM CHAIR (Science) Ms. Karen Bautista-Waight [email protected] 822-3680/822-1000 Ext. 413
CHAIR (Math, Physics & Information Technology) Mr. Steven Lewis [email protected] 822-3680/822-1000 Ext. 301
Dean’s Secretary Mrs. Judy Ellis Rodriguez [email protected] 822-3680/822-1000 Ext. 414
Secretary II (Science) Ms. Leilanni Badillo [email protected] 822-3680/822-1000 Ext. 419
Secretary II (Math, Physics & Information Technology) Mrs. Diana Rodriguez-Oliva [email protected] 822-3680/822-1000 Ext. 300
BELIZE CITY CAMPUS
POSITION NAME EMAIL OFFICE CONTACT NUMBER
CHAIR (Engineering Department) Mr. Emeri Cayetano [email protected] 223-0256 Ext. 400
CENTRAL FARM CAMPUS
POSITION NAME EMAIL OFFICE CONTACT NUMBER
INTERIM CAMPUS ADMINISTRATOR Mr. Francisco Tzul [email protected] 824-3775
Accounts Clerk 1/ Receptionist Ms. Nissa Dawson [email protected] 824 3775

BELMOPAN CAMPUS
POSITION NAME EMAIL OFFICE CONTACT NUMBER
DEAN Dr. Lisa Johnson [email protected] 822-3680/822-1000  Ext. 319/320
CHAIR (Nursing) Ms. Isidora Espadas [email protected] 822-3680/822-1000  Ext. 322
Dean’s Secretary Mrs. Adelita Belle [email protected] 822-3680/822-1000  Ext. 320
BELIZE CITY CAMPUS
POSITION NAME EMAIL OFFICE CONTACT NUMBER
CHAIR (Allied Health) Mrs. Lydia Thurton [email protected] 223-4010  Ext. 260
CHAIR (Social Work) Mr. Fermin Olivera [email protected] 223-4010  Ext. 300
Secretary II Ms. Martha Jonch [email protected] 223-4010  Ext. 305

Online Orientation

STEP 3.  Click on the button below to take your Online General Orientation.