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
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 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
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
Rev. Julius Kiprono Langat
Rev. Dickson Korir
Monday – Friday ( 8:00AM – 5:00 PM)
Your Wellbeing is our Priority
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
- Table tennis
- Electronics (playstation)
Meet the Sports Team
David Cheruiyot Langat
Sports and Recreation Officer
Swimming Instructor/ Life Saver
The Clubs and Associations
Mr. Boniface Imbira