Police are investigating a stabbing incident, which left Mario Alain, 26, of Country Road, St Michael with multiple wounds about the body.
Alain, a security guard employed at the tertiary institution at Hothersal, St John was involved in an altercation with one of the students at the institution around 12:15 p.m.
The student returned to the compound ten minutes later and stabbed him several times.
Alain is currently receiving medical treatment at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital.
The suspect is in police custody assisting with the investigations.