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Academia is a unique residence. As the only affiliated private residence it offers the best of two worlds: the same academic, sporting and cultural ties as any other Stellenbosch University residence but with the freedom and opportunities offered by a standalone establishment.

  • Dedicated study centre
  • High-speed connectivity to the US intranet
  • Fully-equipped outdoor gym
  • Laundromat and cleaning services
  • On-site deli
  • Meal plans are available at the nearby Goldfields residence

  • 24/7 guarded security access
  • CCTV Monitoring
  • Strict visitor policy
  • 10-minute walk to the Neelsie Student Centre
  • Contact security on 021 887 1953
  • Biometric access control system in place

  • On-site administration office
  • On-site maintenance
  • Open door policy
  • Involved student leadership structures

First Year Booklet 2020

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Single Units

Academia provides a number of accommodation types to suit a person’s needs and pocket. Browse through the options to find something that suits you.

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Double Unit

  • 2 bedrooms
  • 2 bathrooms (with shower and bath)
  • Open-plan living/kitchen area


Option 1

  • 1 bedroom
  • 1 en-suite bathroom (with shower)
  • Kitchen Shared by 8 students
  • Living area Shared by 8 students
Option 2

  • 2 bedroom
  • 2 en-suite bathroom (with shower)
  • 1 Kitchen
  • Living area Shared by 8 students

Find Us


    Corner Banghoek and Bosman Roads Stellenbosch


    Tel: +27 (0) 21 887 1260, Fax: +27 (0) 21 887 1261


Contact Form

Academia Open Day

29 February 2020

Please feel free to pop in for guided tour