The insignia of Nile University depicts the Cock or Aulogo representing the Madi people of West Nile. The Leopard represents the rest of the communities of West Nile. Blue wavy band represents the River Nile. Green represents the fertile soils and green environment of West Nile. The hoe represents the hard work of the people, particularly in agricultural production. White is for peace and tranquility. Finally the stack of books with hood on top represents knowledge, research and scholarship. All these are underscored by the need for integral growth and development.