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UWI Visa

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This card is available through our strategic alliance with The University of the West Indies (UWI). The UWI Visa credit card is offered exclusively to members of the UWI community and is available in Classic, Gold and Platinum options. For every card account opened or renewed—and for every purchase made with the card—UWI receives a financial benefit, supporting its continued development.


Cardholder Eligibility

The UWI Visa Credit Card is available to:

  • UWI Students*
  • UWI Alumni
  • UWI Faculty and Staff**

The UWI Visa Credit card is offered in the following territories:

  • Classic & Gold Card: Antigua, Barbados, Belize, Dominica, Grenada, Jamaica, St. Lucia, St. Kitts, St. Vincent
  • Platinum Card: Barbados, Jamaica

*UWI full-time student cardholders require a guarantor
**UWI faculty and staff members are offered a pre-approved credit card subject to special conditions


Main Benefits
  • Reduced interest rate
  • Lower annual fee
  • Visa Travel Assistance services
  • Additional cards for family members
  • Available Credit Card Security insurance protection
  • Verified by Visa

UWI Visa Classic Benefits
UWI Visa
  • Universal acceptance
  • Emergency card replacement and emergency cash
  • 24-hour customer service, 365 days a year

UWI Visa Gold Benefits
UWI Visa Gold
  • Higher credit limits
  • Free Auto Rental Insurance in USA & Canada
  • Free Travel Accident Insurance up to US$250,000

UWI Visa Platinum Benefits
UWI Visa Platinum
  • Exceptional services provided free of charge
  • Free enrollment in the Visa Rewards programme
  • Earn reward points for every purchase made
  • Redeem points for airline tickets to any destination on any airline; hotel accommodation & room upgrades; car rentals; cruises