Support Services

Student Support Services

Here you will find everything you need to survive and thrive as a TygerMatie Postgraduate student.

Student Wellness

Student wellness and development fall within the ambit of the Centre for Student Counselling and Development (CSCD). To enhance service delivery to students, the CSCD has offices at Tygerberg Campus. The CSCD comprises five units, which each delivers an autonomous, professional and client-centred service: Unit for Academic Counselling and Development Unit for Psychotherapeutic and Support Services… Continue reading Student Wellness

Counselling Services

The Centre for Student Counselling and Development (CSCD) provides students with free and confidential individual and group counselling sessions for challenges ranging from anxiety, tension, home or university trauma and loss, low self-esteem to alcohol and substance abuse. Dedicated professional staff are available to assist all student at Tygerberg campus.  Before registered counsellors can direct you to the… Continue reading Counselling Services

Discrimination and Harassment

Stellenbosch University has a zero-tolerance policy towards any form of discrimination or harassment. Discrimination may include but is not limited to racism, sexism, transphobia, homophobia, xenophobia or ableism.​ Sexual harassment is defined as a form of discrimination on the grounds of gender, sexual orientation or sexuality; it is unwanted and may be experienced as an expression of power,… Continue reading Discrimination and Harassment

Campus Security

The safety and security of our students and staff members are matters of priority for Stellenbosch University. Campus Security is a service division which assists all students, staff and visitors in creating a safe environment for the university community. Security checkpoints are located at all major entrances into campus along with officers patrolling the grounds of the university to ensure… Continue reading Campus Security

Emergency Contacts

Campus Security​​ Emergency​: 021 938 ​9507General Enquiries: 021 938 9500​ ​SAPS Emergency​: 1011SAPS Parow: 021 929 7037 SAPS Bellville: 021 918 3000 ​CSCD 24 Hour Crisis ServiceService is strictly confidentialPhone: 082 557 0880​​​ ​Campus Health Services (CHS)Weekdays 08:00 to 17:00​Tel: 021 938 9590 ​Maties ER 24Phone: 010 205 3032 Student/Patient will be liable for ambulance bill. Where ER24 cannot… Continue reading Emergency Contacts