First Year Registration and Orientation 2021

2022 Will be available later this year

All registrations will be online. Please make sure you look at the following video and the videos under the Curriculum Advice Session tab BEFORE you register.

Faculty Administration Support Presentation

Communication for first year accepted applicants

Mahikeng Campus

Potchefstroom Campus

Vanderbijlpark Campus

SMS communication

Curriculum Advice Session (Compulsory)

LLB

LLB Extended Programme

BCom and BA in Law

Academic Orientation (Compulsory)

LLB, LLB Extended Programme, BCom in Law and BA in Law

Link to video - all programmes

We will have three live Q&A sessions for students who struggle to register or have any questions.

Monday 8 March 2021 10:00-11:00  (Live Q&A for all Law programmes)

We will make use of one link for all students.

Please click the link below to join the webinar:

Zoom link https://zoom.us/j/94227313419?pwd=TWhudnVwdDluVDJlNytiOGlRRHQrQT09

Facilitators:

  • Mr Tjaart Viljoen (Deputy Director Undergraduate Programmes Mahikeng)
  • Ms Michelle Schoeman (Deputy Director Undergraduate Programmes Potchefstroom)
  • Ms Alpha Marais (Administrative Manager Potchefstroom)
  • Mr Shuping Mokgothu (Administrative Manager Mahikeng)
  • Mr Mqakama Radebe (Administrator Vaal)

Tuesday 9 March 2021 10:00-11:00 (Live Q&A for all Law programmes)

We will make use of one link for all students. 

Please click the link below to join the webinar:

Zoom link https://zoom.us/j/98719076984?pwd=NzRtZzhIMmEweDFIV0NNNnJ0Yy9PZz09

Facilitators:

  • Mr Kagiso Masilo (Deputy Director Undergraduate Programmes Vaal)
  • Ms Rolien Roos (Director Undergraduate Programmes)
  • Ms Alpha Marais (Administrative Manager Potchefstroom)
  • Mr Shuping Mokgothu (Administrative Manager Mahikeng)
  • Mr Mqakama Radebe (Administrator Vaal)

Wednesday 10 March 2021 10:00-11:00 (Live Q&A for all Law programmes)

We will make use of one link for all students. 

Please click the link below to join the webinar:

Zoom link https://zoom.us/j/93371248592?pwd=dS9tQmp4UXBzTGlCWDA5Z3Q1VStpdz09

Facilitators:

  • Mr Kagiso Masilo (Deputy Director Undergraduate Programmes Vaal)
  • Ms Michelle Schoeman (Deputy Director Undergraduate Programmes Potchefstroom)
  • Ms Alpha Marais (Administrative Manager Potchefstroom)
  • Mr Shuping Mokgothu (Administrative Manager Mahikeng)
  • Mr Mqakama Radebe (Administrator Vaal)                             

Academic Administration Session (Compulsory)

LLB, LLB Extended Programme, BCom in Law and BA in Law

Link to video - all programmes


Important: To be completed by all First Year Students

 Critical Thinking Test (COMPULSORY) - Tests will open on Thursday, 11 March at 8:00 and close on 9 April at 17:00.

*Students are encouraged to complete the test online.

Link

Legal Writing Test (COMPULSORY) - Tests will open on Thursday, 11 March at 8:00 and close on 9 April at 17:00.

*Students are encouraged to complete the test online.

Link

Legal Reading Test (COMPULSORY) - Tests will open on Thursday, 11 March at 8:00 and close on 9 April at 17:00.

*Students are encouraged to complete the test online.  

Link   


Get to know your Faculty

Welcoming message by Executive Dean, and introduction to Faculty Management Committee

Link 

Introducing your first year Law Lecturers

Link 

Success at the North-West University – Studying Law

Link 

Workshop on Ethics

Link

Introduction to Faculty projects

Link

  Career options discussion

Link


Get to know your Student Leaders

Law Faculty Student Life: Welcoming message by, and introduction to the Law Student Council

Mafikeng Campus: Link

More info

Potchefstroom Campus: Link

LSC Potch

Vanderbijlpark Campus: Link                                         


We want to hear from you

Student feedback

Link 

Contact information

Email per campus:

Mahikeng Campus -  Law-MC@nwu.ac.za

Potchefstroom Campus  -  Law-PC@nwu.ac.za

Vanderbijlpark Campus - Law-VTC@nwu.ac.za

More information