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salcc The Sir Arthur Lewis Community College was established under an Act No. 8 of 1985, to provide a place of education offering instruction in:

  • Agriculture;
  • Arts Science and General Studies;
  • Health Science;
  • Teacher Education and Educational Administration
  • Technical Education and Management Studies

sir william arthur lewisThe 238 sq mile Caribbean island of St. Lucia, has produced a number of prominent figures, among these thus far, two Nobel Laureates: Sir Arthur Lewis and Derek Walcott. Sir Arthur Lewis, after whom this College has been named, was bestowed with the honour of Nobel Laureate in Economics in 1979 and Derek Walcott, a pillar of the literary arts achieved the title of Nobel Laureate in Literature in 1992.


  • Teachers' College moves to Combermere Barracks and Morne Education Complex begins.
  • Organization of Morne Library begins 
  •  Morne Secondary opens its doors
  •  Morne Technical College begins classes.
  • Science Block completed.
  • University Centre relocates to the Morne
  • Technical Teachers Training College begins a Regional programme for Industrial Arts and Science Teachers
  •  Library moves to new quarters in the Science Block
  • GCE A'Level programme for all schools consolidated into a Sixth Form College
  • UWI begins Challenge programme
  • UWI inaugurates UWIDITE System for distance teaching
  • Morne Complex becomes Sir Arthur Lewis Community College (SALCC)
  • OECS Technical Vocational Courses in Industrial Arts and Home Economics being
  • Audio Visual Centre established
  • Commnity outreach begins through the SALCC's Department of Continuing Education
  • College begins offering First Year University courses in Arts, Natural and Social Sciences
  • Victoria Hospital School of Nursing becomes  the Division of Health Sciences of the College.

"The fundamental cure for poverty is not money, but knowledge."

Sir William Arthur Lewis

Sir William Arthur Lewis
(Our island's first of two Nobel Laureates)


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