Centre for Student Recruitment and Career Advice

Centre for Student Recruitment and Career Advice

The Centre for Student Recruitment and Career Advice promotes the academic and student life offerings of Stellenbosch University through school visits, exhibitions, and advice and guidance services.

Through our wide-range of focused services, we aim to ensure that Stellenbosch University is a first choice tertiary institution for prospective students.

Advisors

A team of advisors work closely with educators, principals, government and guardians, to ensure they have the correct information to support prospective students in their career decision making. Through our wide-range of focused services, we aim to ensure that Stellenbosch University is a first choice tertiary institution for prospective students..

For more information contact

Alida Hendricks
Advisor
lindersaf@sun.ac.za
+27 21 808 3843

Angelique Dreyer
Advisor
dreyera@sun.ac.za
+27 21 808 2775

Bongiwe Mdingi
Advisor
bongiwem@sun.ac.za
+27 21 808 9189

Eleanor Brink
Advisor
eleanorb@sun.ac.za
+27 21 808 3698

Career Advice and Subject Choice Guidance Service

To assist with career and subject choices, we provide psychometric assessments, which includes an individual feedback session and report of the results and recommendations. The service is available all individuals who are considering to study at a higher education institution.

We also provide information sessions on Stellenbosch University’s application process, admission criteria, and financial aid system. For bookings contact csr@sun.ac.za or +27 21 808 4709.

Project Management

The Centre is responsible for a wide range of strategic activities aimed at providing prospective students with the correct information to make informed choices about their academic careers. These include:

  • The Stellenbosch University annual Open Day, an institutional student recruitment event, which provides the University with the platform to position itself as the first choice tertiary institution for prospective students.
  • The Rector’s engagements with principals.
  • Maties 101, an event held in collaboration with the faculties, which provides provisionally accepted students with an introduction to the University and tips on how to transition to university life.
  • A series of webinars, with topics ranging from subject choices to understanding the application process.
For more information contact

Magdel Pretorius
Project Manager
magdelvz@sun.ac.za
+27 21 808 2631

Marketing and Media

The website www.maties.com provides prospective students with a wide-range of information on the University, the application process, financial assistance, accommodation and fees. A minimum admissions booklet is also produced annually for prospective students.

For more information contact

Michelle Swart
Marketing and Media Officer
michelleswart@sun.ac.za
+27 21 808 2370

Director’s Office

The office of the Director: Student Recruitment and Career Advice is responsible for the strategic operations of the department.

For more information contact

Leon Van den Heever
Director: Student Recruitment and Career Advice
lvdh@sun.ac.za
+27 21 808 2036

Eloize Fry
Office Manager
eloize@sun.ac.za
+27 21 808 4704

Kim-Lynne Van de Rheede
Administrative Officer
kimlynn@sun.ac.za
+27 21 808 4709