The Rector’s Welcoming:

Prof Wim de Villiers

Welcome, future Maties!

This Open Day website gives you the opportunity to see what Stellenbosch University (SU) is about. Browse through these pages, and take a virtual tour to see what our facilities have to offer.

Choosing a career after school can be daunting, but here you’ll find all the information you need to calm your nerves and get you excited about life on our campuses.

Receiving a qualification from our institution will open doors all over the world, and connect you to expansive networks of knowledgeable people. But here, you’ll receive much more than world-class academic knowledge. University is also about professional and personal growth, and making friends along the way. At SU, you’ll experience this in abundance – just ask our alumni!

forward together,
sonke siya phambili,
saam vorentoe

Remember that we’re in the top 1% of universities world-wide. We’re inclusive, innovative and focused on making a positive societal impact. We also partner with some of the foremost higher education institutions from around the world.

We look forward to hearing from you, and can’t wait to welcome you to our campus next year.

Prof Wim de Villiers
Rector and Vice-Chancellor