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Contact details

Please email the Disability Unit for your support request to:

E-mail address:       [email protected][email protected]

Website address: 

Telephone number: +27 12 420 2064

Students with disabilities who might be unsure of support, please send enquiries as follows:

  • For queries related to test and exam concessions, email: [email protected]
  • For queries related to text conversion/accessible texts related to your assessments, teaching, and learning material: [email protected]
  • For test and exam concession applications: [email protected]
  • For queries related to Digital Accessibility and Assistive Technology Support, email: [email protected]
  • Any other disability-related queries can be addressed to [email protected] 


Please note the following:

  • All concession application/renewals (e.g. for additional time) are open for the first two months of each semester
  • B Com Acc/Chancellor examinations/Summer School/Winter School students are advised to utilize their current concession letters for any tests/exams written during January of the following year


Consultation Times:

Hatfield Campus: Old Chemistry Building (Rm 1-4):

Office hours:           Mondays to Fridays from 07:30 – 15:30.

                              Kindly contact the Disability Unit for consultation hours for specific staff members


Students at the Mamelodi, Onderstepoort, Prinshof and Groenkloof  Campuses are advised to contact [email protected] to book a consultation with a DU staff member.


For 24 hr Security Services and physical emergencies/assistance and accessible parking:

  • UP Security Services 0800 006 428 / 012 420 2310
  • This number is on the back of your student card


Mr Juan Erwee

Mr. Juan Erwee

Interim HOD

Mr. Simon Sikhosana

Senior Disability Officer

Mr. Aadil Naidoo




- Author Disability Unit

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