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Thursday, 28 May 2020
Financial Assistance and Fee Debt 2020

Student financial aid for 2020 and 2019 debt appeals. Providing funding assistance to financially needy students who are academically eligible remains one of the key priorities for the University of Cape Town (UCT). Read here about what to do about your UCT fee debt, and what route to follow.

Publication Date:
Tue, 04 Feb 2020 - 15:15
Women in Law - Mentorship for Students

There’s an awesome mentorship programme for women law students that’s been running since 2015 - and we’re looking for applicants for 2020 from UWC and UCT.

Publication Date:
Tue, 04 Feb 2020 - 13:00
Welcoming all our new 2020 students

The Law Faculty has, this week, welcomed all its new undergraduate and postgraduate students - with information sessions, Faculty and campus tours, Law Library introductions, celebrations and more. Our Undergraduate LLBs have completed a full 3-day Orientation, our research students at Masters and PhD level have had a week-long induction, and our coursework Masters and PGDiploma students have had a day of sessions on who to navigate the Faculty.

Publication Date:
Fri, 31 Jan 2020 - 17:00
Responsa Meridiana 2019

The latest volume of Responsa Meridiana, the UCT/ Stellenbosch student Law Journal, is out and available for purchase.  Volume 55 (2019) marks the continuation of the publication’s historic legacy in showcasing the insightful and erudite ideas of each university’s undergraduate Law students.  

Publication Date:
Wed, 15 Jan 2020 - 12:00