"Two Stations; One Voice," we are more than just a radio station, we are, "The Voice of the University!"
With stations on both St. Thomas (STT) and St. Croix (STX) campuses, we are training tomorrow's broadcast personalities, engineers and owners. Listen in live and support the growth of our students! WUVI broadcasts on 97.3 Khz on the FM dial with license to operate in St. Thomas, US Virgin Islands. It operates 24 hours a day, 365 days a year, utilizing student and community volunteer operators. The Communication Department currently offers a comprehensive program in different aspects of radio production and station operations.
WUVI is an affiliate of the Pacifica Foundation and carries some of its more acclaimed programs, including Democracy Now. With lots of integrated local content, the university is home of Tom Joyner in the eastern Caribbean. WUVI mainly features local and regional music and local news as well as lots of the high caliber information that the University brings to the community – symposia, workshops and special events, guest lecturers will all be made available to the whole community through WUVI.
WUVI is run primarily by UVI communication students under the supervision of a Station Manager and a Culture and Educational director under a Title III grant. Student staff are normally required to register for the appropriate radio communication course...