Contact Us
Atheema Davis
Acting Accreditation Manager and Off Campus Admissions Manager
Tel: 27 41 504 4735

Theophillus Barnes
Off Campus Services: Administrator
Tel: 044 801 5192/5139

Asanda Booi
Placement and Registration Officer
Tel: 041 504 2921


First Year Applicant

If you have been accepted into on and accredited off campus residence you are expected to arrive on Friday, the 3rd of February 2023.

If you have applied for funding you need to provide funding confirmation failing which accommodation will not be provided or you will be liable for your accommodation fees.

If you are paying personally ensure that you have enough funds to pay the deposit of R6600 directly to the off-campus residence.

We wish you safe travels to Gqeberha.


Seniors: please reserve your spaces in the respective residences and ensure that you register academically and register for residence before arriving. 

About us

Off Campus Accommodation offer alternative accommodation for students who do not get space in the on campus residences in the form of accredited big properties (more than 20 beds) and small properties (less than 20 beds).

Off Campus Housing Office (OCHO) accredits accommodation that is within walking distance from the university or that is within the route of Nelson Mandela University's shuttle services. The range of flats, apartments, houses and communal residence all comply with the minimum standards as set by the University Accreditation policy.

Students must all apply via Off Campus Housing Office (OCHO) for all off-campus residences. A database of all accredited properties is made available to interested applicants. 

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