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Student Housing & Accommodation

Dear First Year Students 
The University takes pleasure to welcome you and ultimately George Campus Residences. Together with student leaders we are committed in serving and working with you to create an atmosphere conducive to academic, intellectual, social and emotional growth. George campus residences are a place where we hope you will be proud to call your home away from home. Our residences are situated close to all necessary facilities (Library, Computer Labs, Classes, etc.)   
Consider these suggestions when deciding what you pack for the big move. Your room already includes a single bed, desk, chair, book case and wardrobe. However in addition please bring along the following items: 
Duvet, comforter or blanket and sheet and the night frill.
Pillows, towels and washcloths 
Alarm clock
Toiletries( toilet paper provided)
Iron, Laundry detergent and pegs 
Swimming costume 
Medication and medical aid if you have one 
Although the university has computers available, if you are fortunate enough, bring your own along. Free WI-FI is available for students.
Its compulsory for first years to pay the following when you check in at George campus residence
R 200.00 for Orientation trip
R 550 for meals during orientation 
Kindly note that George campus residences will open on the 23rd of January 2015, when you are expected to arrive. We look forward to seeing you in year 2015. Please remember to sign in the check in form when moving in as it is compulsory  to sign it.
Residence Manager 
NMMU, George Campus