The UFS has a substantial number of residences to choose from. Here’s a list of the residences (campus as well as city residences), each with its own character, cultural composition and unique traditions, each contributing towards a colourful life and a wonderful campus atmosphere which is unique to being a Kovsie.

Female residences

  • Akasia
  • Emily Hobhouse
  • Kestell
  • Madelief
  • NJ van der Merwe
  • Roosmaryn
  • Soetdoring
  • Vergeet-my-nie
  • Wag-‘n-Bietjie
  • Welwitschia
  • Marjolein
  • Sonnedou
  • Medix (faculty residence for Health Sciences)
  • Kestell
  • Narinahof

Male Residences

  • Abraham Fischer (Vishuis)
  • Armentum  (Previously known as  H.F. Verwoerd)
  • JBM Hertzog
  • Karee
  • Khayalami
  • Reitz
  • Tswelopele
  • Villa Bravado
  • Kagiso
  • Veritas
  • Medix (faculty residence for Health Sciences)
  • Boomplaas
  • Kiepersol

Mixed Residences

  • President Steyn Annex
  • President Steyn Units
  • Prefabricated Houses

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