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Athi-River (Main Campus)

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Athi-River Campus

Daystar University, main campus is situated in Athi River, 40 kilometers from Nairobi CBD. It sits on prime land surrounded by beautiful landscapes and stunning views allowing you to appreciate the alluring scenery.

 The university has various facilities including modern, spacious and comfortable classes, science and computer laboratories, a well-stocked library, media studios, restaurants, a medical center and more.

The university prides itself on excellence and participation thus offers extra-curricular activities like sports; basketball, volleyball, rugby, chess and badminton, clubs including AIESEC, Daystar Mazingira, Afrizo, DCF and Rotaract Club.


The Athiriver campus also offers areas to sit, relax, chat or read a book as you take in the sites and scenes around.

Accomodation: For students boarding on-campus at the Athi River Campus, we have two Types of Hostels:

  • Full-Board Hostels where students are provided three meals a day in a common Dining Hall. The Full Board hostels are Imani (Men), Grace (Ladies) and Patience (Ladies) and Bethel (Men).
  • Self-Catering Hostel Units (SCHU) where students are provided a common kitchen supplied with cooking gas, water, electricity and storage cabinets. Students the prepare their own meals. SCHU hostels include DUPA (Women), Bethel Block 5 (Men), and SCHU (Men/Women)