Wednesday, 20 February

20 February 2019


The Jammie Shuttle service is currently operating according to schedule.


The Jammie Shuttle service might be affected by possible industrial action on Wednesday, 20 February 2019.

The transport department will make every effort to keep operations running smoothly. Please expect delays on some routes. Where delays could cause a problem, please consider making alternative transport arrangements.

UCT will host the South African National Defence Force for a special event in the parking lot adjoining UCT’s Baxter, Graça Machel and Kopano residences on Thursday, 21 February at 09:00.

There will be some traffic restrictions ahead of and during the event:

  • Between 08:00 and 09:00 on 20 February, vehicles will not have access to Cecil Road at the Mendi Memorial site.
  • Access to Cecil Road from the Baxter/Graça Machel parking area will be closed from 04:00 until 10:30 on 21 February.
  • The Baxter/ Graça Machel parking lots will be closed from 00:01 on 21 February. Should you need to use your car on 21 February please plan ahead and park at the temporary parking area opposite the astro soccer field near the bowling club or at the Burnage parking area on Woolsack Road (off Main Road next to Leo Marquard). UCT security will patrol these areas.

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Daily updates

Tuesday, 2 April 09:30, 2 April 2019
Monday, 25 March 08:00, 25 March 2019
Friday, 22 March 08:00, 22 March 2019
Thursday, 21 March 09:00, 21 March 2019
Wednesday, 20 March 07:20, 20 March 2019
Tuesday, 19 March 20:55, 19 March 2019
Monday, 18 March 09:00, 18 March 2019
Thursday, 21 February 07:00, 21 February 2019
Wednesday, 20 February 07:00, 20 February 2019
Tuesday, 19 February 17:00, 19 February 2019
Thursday, 14 February 09:00, 14 February 2019
Wednesday, 13 February 10:00, 13 February 2019

Campus communications


In an email to UCT students, Vice-Chancellor Professor Mamokgethi Phakeng said:
“There are multiple challenges on our campus and in our society, but also multiple opportunities. Let us commit together to advance this wonderful institution, to transform it, to continue to transform ourselves, and to leave lasting changes that will improve UCT for future generations of students.”