Program Summary & Location
Stellenbosch University was founded in 1866 and is now recognized as one of the four top research universities in South Africa. Stellenbosch University is home to approximately 30,000 students (roughly 20,000 undergraduates and 10,000 graduate students). Stellenbosch University is multilingual institution with instruction primarily in Afrikaans and English.
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Stellenbosch University lies in the picturesque Jonkershoek Valley in the heart of the Western Cape winelands. This university town is home to 90,000 residents (excluding students) and is located about 30 miles from Cape Town, the second largest city in South Africa.
To learn about eligibility requirements, academic course offerings, how courses transfer back to UW-Eau Claire, and the academic calendar, click the following button:
Academics - South Africa: Stellenbosch Semester
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Support - South Africa: Stellenbosch
Housing & Meals
You can either apply to live in the on-campus residence halls or find your own accommodations off campus. There are limited spots to live in the on-campus residence halls. If you want to live in the residence halls, it is strongly encouraged that you apply early; however, applying does not guarantee a spot. If not approved to live in the on-campus residence halls, you will need to find your own accommodations off campus. Most residence halls have a shared kitchen for you to cook meals. To learn more about university accommodation, click here
By clicking on the following term, you will find more information on program costs. If the term you want to go abroad is not listed, please see the most recent term and add 7% to your estimate to factor in exchange rate fluctuations and tuition increases. Click on the buttons below to view that term's cost estimate.
Fall 2018 Spring 2019
Learn More & How To Apply
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