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Office for Student Development

ABOUT OSD

Goals of the Office for Student Development

To build and maintain vibrant student development programmes responsive to Graduate Attributes and meaningfully integrated with the University’s Institutional Operational Plan. The Key Performance Areas are Careers Service, Student Orientation Programme, Student Development Projects and SRC Election.

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CAREERS SERVICE

To facilitate interactive career networking opportunities for students, faculty and prospective employers so as to prepare students for their entry into the world of work and thus increase their motivation to successfully complete their studies.

STUDENT ORIENTATION PROGRAMME

  • Facilitate the induction, transition, and adjustment of new first-year undergraduate students to the campus environment and university life.
  • Enable supportive social network formation.
  • Foster a sense of the academic demands of their first year of studies to help set a foundation for retention strategies.
  • Ensure that first-year students have a good sense of supportive resources and services on campus.

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STUDENT DEVELOPMENT PROJECTS

  • Support and promote student needs, constructive interests and learning outcomes.
  • To facilitate and initiate personal growth and development initiatives.
  • Examples of these projects are the business challenges and case studies.

STUDENT GOVERNANCE

Support and facilitate effective student governance and elections, and the inauguration and induction of the SRC members.

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PEOPLE AND CONTACT US

Office for Student Development

Email: studev@uwc.ac.za Tel: 021 959 2436 Fax: 021 959 3946
Location: First Floor, Student Centre

STAFF INFORMATION

Position: Manager
Tel: 021 959 2227
Email: wmiddleton@uwc.ac.za

Position: Careers Service: Co-ordinator
Tel: 021 959 2087
Email: nparker@uwc.ac.za

Position: Administrative Assistant: Programmes
Tel: 021 959 2436
Email: nlthomas@uwc.ac.za