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Covid-19 Update 70: Dedicated slots for Witsies to vaccinate in Braamfontein

- Wits University

Wits staff and students who are 18 years and older can now get their Covid-19 vaccine at the Liberty vaccination site in Braamfontein.

Wits staff and students can vaccinate during these dedicated time slots:

Days: Tuesday, 24 August 2021 to Tuesday, 7 September 2021 (Mondays to Fridays)

Time: 14:00 - 16:00

5 Easy Steps to get your Vaccine

    1. Register on the Electronic Vaccination Data System (EVDS) system
    2. Book a date at the Liberty Vaccination Centre at this link:



    1. Book a seat on the Wits bus departing from all Wits bus stops (see schedule below)
    2. Bring proof of identity (South African ID or passport) with Wits staff/student card to the vaccination site
    3. Get vaccinated.


The University has made buses available (with Covid-19 protocols in place) to transport staff and students across campuses to the Liberty vaccination site. This service comes at no cost to staff and students. Use the staff and student link above to book your vaccination date and to book for a bus.

The bus will depart from the Amic Deck, Braamfontein Campus East every 30 minutes at 13:45, 14:15 and 14:45, and from the Parktown Education Campus, Wits Junction and EOH residences every 30 minutes at 13:45, 14:15 and 14:45. Staff and students can also self-drive or walk to the vaccination site.

Vaccinations sites close to Wits

You can also vaccinate at any site of your choice or a site close to Wits such as the Liberty site in Braamfontein, the Charlotte Maxeke Academic Hospital in Parktown, the Yeoville Recreational Centre and the Hillbrow Clinic. Register on EVDS and take your ID or passport with you.

About Covid-19 vaccines

Covid-19 vaccines are safe and effective. 

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Don’t hesitate. Vaccinate.

More information

SA Coronavirus website 

Wits COVID-19 portal