The University of Sierra Leone is the name of the former unitary Public University system in Sierra Leone, which, as of May 2005, was reconstituted into the individual colleges of Fourah Bay College - (FBC), Institute of Public Administration and Management - (IPAM) and College of Medicine and Allied Health Sciences - (COMAHS). It is a National University, owned by The Government of Sierra Leone, and its Chancellor is The President of The Republic of Sierra Leone who is H.E. (Dr) Ernest Bai Koroma. There is an appointed Pro - Chancellor who represents The Chancellor in the day to day activities of the University. The current Pro - Chancellor of USL is Rev. Canon. Dr. J.E.Modupeh Taylor Pearce. The Vice Chancellor, who is also the Principal of the University is Professor. Ekundayo Thompson and there are also Deputy Vice Chancellors for each of the constituent colleges of The University of Sierra Leone.
A friendly world-class centre of excellence responsive to the needs of society.
A university that demonstrates its commitment to generating and transmitting knowledge through quality teaching and research for sustained development and whose products are nationally and internationally competitive.