Legal Services
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Legal advice and support


The Legal Services Division offers legal advice and support to the students, staff and management of Stellenbosch University relating to University matters only,  – excluding the Human Resources Division, Innovus and the Division for Research Development. ​

​We aim to meet the growing number of requests and their increasing complexity with top-quality legal advice and support. Our services require a wide range of technical knowledge, excellent judgement and insight and outstanding people skills to enable us to act efficiently and with empathy in any situation.


These services include

  • Legal advice and support services;
  • The vetting of commercial contracts;
  • Legal risk management; and
  • Litigation management.