UNIVERSITY OF THE WITWATERSRAND, JOHANNESBURG

Orientation 2014 - This is where your journey begins

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The Orientation programme features a variety of workshops and activities to address the needs of new students, including campus tours, meeting faculty and staff, numerous campus resource seminars and many fun events.  During orientation and registration you will meet Witsies who will be available to help you and advise you. We are delighted that you will be enrolling at WITS and hope that your experience at WITS will be successful and enjoyable.

The aim of the Orientation programme is to ensure students will:  

  • Become more familiar with the campus
  • Identify the resources available aiding in their academic success
  • Begin developing relationships with our dynamic faculty and staff
  • Foster student engagement
  • Prepare students to navigate their new academic environment
 

WELCOME DAY
SUNDAY 2 FEB 2014

09:30

Meet the Vice-Chancellor,members of the Senior ExecutiveTeam, the Dean of Students, the Student Representative Council (SRC) President and many other members of staff as they welcome you to the WITS community. Parents and students will have an opportunity to engage with Witsies and explore the campus.

Nike Night Run - Powered by Witsies

NIGHT OWLS

At Wits we work hard and party hard, but always responsibly. These events start at dusk and we party until the break of dawn.

Sports Party 3 Feb (18h00)
Venue: Wits Science Stadium Alley Way

Silly Buggers 5 Feb
(18h00)
Venue: Wits Science Stadium Alley Way

Parity/ BioSoc 6 Feb (18h00)
Venue: Wits Science Stadium Alley Way

Freshers’ Party 7 Feb (18h00)
Venue: Chamber of Mines