Transforming Rural Haiti Through Higher Education
Our Mission
"These are the Leaders of Tomorrow who will Create a New Haiti"
The University

uFondwa’s mission is to educate young Haitian men and women in order to create wealth in rural Haiti. Creating wealth includes:


through entrepreneurial initiatives and employment


through community-based education and research


by promoting and practicing stewardship of natural resources

The History of Natural Disasters in Haiti

Throughout its history, Haiti has been hit by natural disaster after natural disaster. It’s location in the Caribbean puts it in prime hurricane and tropical storm territory. Over the past 30 years, weather conditions have been getting worse as the climate continues to change. Since 1998, Haiti has been hit by ten hurricanes and other

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The Importance of Agronomy in Rural Haiti

Do you know one of the most important things that a country can do to alleviate poverty and provide opportunity to all of its citizens? Produce enough food for everyone. The three main fields of study at uFondwa are agronomy, veterinary medicine, and business management. All of these degree-granting programs play vital roles in helping

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Make a Difference in 2018

Do you make New Year’s resolutions? What if you could make a resolution that’s both achievable and that will make a real difference in people’s lives? Maybe you don’t believe in New Year’s resolutions because they don’t tend to stick. It’s not a big secret that most people let their resolutions slip. Whether the goal

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