Welcoming Event

Stellenbosch University will welcome you and your parents/ guardians at its official Welcome Event. The details are as follow:

Date: Thursday, 23 January 2020
Time: 18:00 - informal pre-programme starts at 17:30
Venue: Danie Craven stadium

Parking and shuttle arrangements:

Parking is limited in Stellenbosch, and individual are requested to take note of the following:

Parents & Guardians Parking

Parents/guardians are requested to park at the Coetzenburg sports fields and the Coetzenburg Centre near the Danie Craven stadium for their introduction to the faculties as well as the official welcoming event. Most venues are within walking distance.


Comfortable clothes, walking shoes, a hat and bottled water are recommended. It can be very windy at Coetzenburg, a light jacket or windbreaker may be a good idea for the early evening.

Shuttle Service

A shuttle service will operate in a circular route from the parking area at the Coetzenburg Centre to the Konservatorium (Conservatoire of Music) on the corner of Neethling and Victoria streets. Look out for the vehicles with a Maties bus or Stellenbosch University logo.