UWI Visa - Classic, Gold & Platinum

UWI Visa - Classic, Gold & Platinum

UWI Visa Credit Card: Benefits for you and UWI

Offered exclusively to UWI students, alumni and staff, this win-win Visa card is summa cum laude!

For every card account opened or renewed—and for every purchase made with the card—UWI receives a financial benefit, supporting its continued development.

Available in Classic, Gold and Platinum options.


CIBC FirstCaribbean Credit Cardholder Agreement

Benefits of the UWI Visa Credit Card

Not only will you be supporting the UWI with every purchase you make, you’ll enjoy great benefits as a cardholder too!

  • Reduced interest rate
  • Lower annual fee
  • Additional cards for family members
  • Credit Card Security insurance protection is available
  • The University receives a financial donation for every transaction at no cost to you
  • Chip & PIN for worldwide acceptance and security

Are you eligible?

The UWI Visa Credit Card is offered exclusively to current UWI students, alumni and staff.

UWI full-time students require a guarantor.

UWI faculty and staff members are offered a pre-approved credit card subject to special conditions.

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

UWI Visa Platinum


Barbados | Jamaica

UWI Visa Gold


Antigua | Barbados |  Jamaica | St. Lucia | St. Kitts 

UWI Visa Classic


Antigua | Barbados | Jamaica | St. Lucia | St. Kitts 

Visa Credit Card Benefits

Protective benefits of your UWI Visa Credit Card.

For details on all the benefits of your Visa Credit Card, Learn more here >>.

Easy Card Activation

You can activate your cards easily with Online Banking and our Mobile App.

With the added convenience of activating your Visa Debit or Credit Cards via Online Banking and our Mobile App, there is no need to visit the branch or call us to activate your card. 

Cardholders simply need to follow these easy steps:  

  • Log on to Online Banking or our Mobile App
  • Select “Manage My Cards”
  • Select “Activate my card” and follow the on-screen instructions
  • Select a PIN during the activation process


At CIBC FirstCaribbean…we make banking easy!

Manage Your Card Transactions

We make it easy for  you to track your credit card transactions and look out for card fraud. 

Log on to Online Banking or the Mobile App to start tracking. Learn more here >>.