21 January 2015
Orientation 2015

The Orientation Programme is aimed at assisting new students with their registration and introducing them to the UWC campus and university life

You will be given an opportunity to meet staff and fellow students. Valuable information about your field of study, the particular modules (subjects) you may want to enroll for, and career advice will be provided by faculty staff. You will also visit the many facilities that will enrich your experience as a UWC student and be exposed to a variety of academic, cultural, sport and development activities to further assist in your preparation for university study.

The Orientation Programme will proceed immediately after the welcome by the Rector for the respective students and continue EVERY day (excluding Saturdays and Sundays), for FULL-TIME students, 09h00 – 15h30 from Wednesday the 21 January until Friday 30 January 2015. 

ATTENDANCE OF THE WHOLE ORIENTATION PROGRAMME IS COMPULSORY. 

General Orientation Programme

Date

Activity

Venue

Wednesday, 21 January 09h00

Official Welcome of Full-time students

Session 1:  Economic & Management Sciences

                  Dentistry

                  Education

Great Hall

11h00

Official Welcome of Full-time students

Session 2: Arts

                    Science

Great Hall

Thursday, 22January

09h00

Official Welcome of Full-time students

Session 1:    Community & Health Sciences

                       Law

Great Hall

Saturday, 24January

09h00 – 16h00

Official Welcome, Orientation & Registration of Part-time students

GH1

Deans Welcome

The Deans of the various faculties will address all new full-time students immediately after the Official Welcome.

Please see the table below for the various venues 

Date

Activity

Venue

Wednesday, 21 January 

Session 1:   Economic & Management Sciences

                      Dentistry

                      Education

S1, DL1, DL2 and DL3 and L20

SC2

11:30 in A1 & 12: 00 in A2

Session 2:  Arts

                     Science

B1 & B2

Great Hall

Thursday, 22 January

Session 1: Community & Health Sciences

                   Law

Great Hall

S1 & L20

For more information about the detailed Orientation Programme of each faculty (for full-time students) please 

click on Combined Orientation Programme 2015.pdf