Students admitted to the Department of Geology can find accommodation in the halls of residence that is provided by The Halls Department of Students Welfare Authority (SWA).  The halls of residence are located a walking distance from the department. The Students Welfare Authority is one of the largest department with a workforce of approximately 250 members of staff and running a total of 78 individual hall units, 11 Strategic Management Units with a total bed capacity of 11, 539 spread over the six constituent Colleges of the University of Nairobi

The Halls Department has adopted an on-line Halls Management Information System–HAMIS to ensure a transparent, fair and accountable room allocation process. The Halls Department is also working closely with the offices of the Special Students Advisor (SSA) and the Dean of Students.

Students  who are out of session, Module II students and postgraduates may be considered for accommodation whenever there is excess capacity in the system

There is also private accommodation available close by if a student so desires. However these are not managed by the university 

For more Information Visit:


Students Welfare Authority
P. O. Box P.O Box 30344 - 00100
Tel: 020-4913410
Email: / /

For all queries on accommodation, call 020 -4913433