Discover historical snapshots from the Wits' archive and alumni recollections about the University's proud record of standing up for social justice, freedom and democracy.
Whether it's superstitions (the Spring jacarandas) or rites of passage (Engineering Spring Breakfast, Pillow Fight, Knock Streak or Miners' Day), uncover photographs from annual events here.
The Wits Book
Wits history, traditions, rituals, symbols, and interesting spaces
Your Wits story
A Century of Wits SRCs
Wits graduates are leading a health sciences legacy globally. Explore websites filled with autobiographical sketches, obituaries and newsletters from Medical School Classes over the years and reconnect.
Wits has established itself as one of the leading sports incubators in South Africa. Explore some significant milestones compiled by respected sports historian Jonty Winch.