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Stellenbosch University’s Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences is closely monitoring the developments surrounding the coronavirus outbreak (COVID-19 caused by the novel coronavirus SARS-CoV-2) which was declared a global pandemic by the World Health Organization.

The FMHS Management calls on the Tygerberg campus community to please stay informed by reading regular posts that will be communicated via the university’s official communication channels. ​


From the Dean's office (Tygerberg Campus)

COVID-19: Message from the Dean
25 March 2020

Tygerberg Campus Colleague tests positive for COVID-19 >

19 March 2020

Implications of the Ministerial announcement  >
17 March 2020

The FMHS and COVID-19 >
16 March 2020

Stellenbosch University COVID-19 website >​



Staff and students who suspect th​​ey may be infected must contact their doctor first to let them know so that they can safely and efficiently prepare to receive you. Staff and students can also contact Campus Health Services.

Tygerberg Campus health services
021 938 9590

After-hours emergency number
076 431 0305

Provincial (Western Cape) hotline
021 928 4102

Public (National) hotline
0800 029 999

Public (National) Whatsapp number
060 012 3456

Stellenbosch Campus health services
021 808 3496/3494​​​​