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Student volunteerism

​​​How students can get involved:


  1. Residence structures

  2. Societies structures

  3. Faculty committees

  4. Sport societies

  5. Walk – ins at MGD ( individual students who would like to get involved)


Student volunteers are offered an accredited programme in order to capacitate students and prepare the students for volunteerism. The course is NQF 6 accredited and have the following objectives:

  1. Introduction to community development​

  2. Project management and innovation

  3. Engaged citizenship within the International and national development frameworks.


Some of the projects students are involved in falls within these categories:

  1. Education ( mentoring)

  2. Leadership and Lifeskills

  3. Health promotion and awareness

  4. Arts ( crafts and drama)

  5. Sports

  6. Environmental awareness


 The accredited course and community work of students has been officially recognized by SU and is added to their co- curricular transcript. 

See what opportunities there are for volunteerism ​

For more information please contact Michelle Pietersen: SU campus or Avril Whate: Tygerberg campus​

To apply for Volunteerism, please complete this form and email to the respective Programme Manager above.