Dr. Dorcas Githaiga

Ag. Dean of Students 

Dr. Dorcas Githaiga is a professional counselling psychologist and is the current Ag. Dean of Students.

She holds a PhD in Counseling Psychology from Kabarak University, a Post Graduate Diploma in Human Resource Management from the Kenya Institute of Management (KIM), a Masters in Education ( Guidance and Counselling) from Egerton University and a Bachelor of Education( Arts) from Kenyatta University. She also has various certifications. She is an internationally accredited addiction counsellor, a specialist in family counselling, psychometrics and family therapy.

Dr Githaiga is soft-spoken, patient and motherly, which are vital attributes for her day to day interactions. She notes that her counselling career direction was nurtured in her early working years as a high school teacher. She says that life poses many psycho-social challenges, and the students are not excluded from them.

As a student counsellor, she provides professional counselling and guidance to students experiencing academic, psychological and social challenges. She helps them develop the ability to withstand difficult situations, handle adversity and remain productive. She also gives talks to youths in seminars

Outside work, Dr Githaiga is a wife and mother to two adult sons, a farmer and a researcher. She has published one book and seven articles in peer-reviewed journals. She also extends her services to the community and home church, where she holds seminars on relationships, family and marriage.


Dr. Eunice Njenga 

Senior Assistant Dean of Students – Nakuru Town Campus


Mr. Dishon Mngoda 

Assistant Dean of Student- Main Campus

About Us

The Counseling Department offers professional services for both students and staff of Kabarak University aimed at developing a whole person, psychologically, morally and spiritually.

The Services offered include:

Þ Individual Counseling Sessions

Þ Group Counseling

Þ Open Forum Sessions/ Talks

Þ Psychoeducation

Þ Psychosocial Support

Þ Psychological Therapy

Þ Team Building

Þ Community Outreach

Þ Peer Educators And Counsellors

Þ Students Orientation/Intake

Þ Kupca Participation

Þ Digital/Online Counseling Forum

Peer Counsellors

The University also has peer counselors who are selected among the students and assist in reaching out to their

colleagues who could in one way or another be affected by life challenging issues and are comfortable sharing

with their peers.

Meet our Counsellors

The Department is rich in terms of Human Resource as the University has employed qualified and dedicated Counsellors who handle cases professionally ensuring utmost confidentiality of what is shared.


Pastor Esther Kapsir

Student Counsellor
Contact: 0722449687


Rev. Julius Kiprono Langat

Student Counsellor
Contact: 0721976772

Rev. Dickson Korir

Student Counsellor

Counselling Hours

Monday – Friday ( 8:00AM – 5:00 PM)

Your Wellbeing is our Priority

About Us


To enhance sports and recreations experience in Kabarak University.


To advance the values of participation, teamwork and leadership.


The mandate of Sports and Recreation is to accommodate the sporting needs of the students and further increase student participation and develop a specific goal oriented action plans.


Sports Office broadens Kabarak University horizon and act as a forum for unifying students through sports, particularly in the areas of advancing the values of participation, teamwork, individual contribution and leadership. It focuses on the priorities of identity, and organizational structure for its long term success. Sports and Recreation is not an end in itself—but rather reflects a way of thinking and an ongoing process.

Sports and recreation during Covid-19 period

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Available Sports Discipline

  • Football
  • Volleyball
  • Handball
  • Basketball
  • Rugby
  • Hockey
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Badminton
  • Table tennis
  • Chess
  • Karate
  • Athletics
  • Netball

Recreational activities

  • Darts
  • Aerobics
  • Pool
  • Electronics (playstation)

Meet the Sports Team

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David Cheruiyot Langat

Sports and Recreation Officer
Contact: 0721302318


Boniface Imbira

Swimming Instructor/ Life Saver
Contact: 0725623620

The Clubs and Associations

Mr. Boniface Imbira