Sefako Makgatho University Residence

Sefako Makgatho University Residence, We would like to take this opportunity to welcome you to the Sefako Makgatho Health Sciences University Student Affairs webpage. Thank you for affording our university the opportunity to contribute to your personal, social and career development through our array of academic and support programs that are on offer on our University. We recognize the fact that it may be your first experience of university life hence we advise you to give your studies first priority.

Residence and Catering

Services rendered

  • Proof of residence for students
  • Washing machines and tumble dyers
  • Kitchen and stove
  • Cleaning services
  • Issuing of tissues every month
  • Maintenance (renovations, replacement of damage goods etc) in partner with technical services.
  • TV rooms for entertainment
  • Each residence has a security officer for safety
  • Attend to students problems

Student-related activities/Committees


  • SMU I belong
  • Residence orientation
  • Ubuntu games
  • Bon fire
  • Green campus
  • SMU conversation
  • Ongoing orientation


  • House committee

Physical address: Clinical Pathology Building S530

Important residence rules

  • No alcohol and substance abuse
  • No tampering with Fire Fighting Equipment
  • No illegal squatting in the residences
  • No  noise and parties in the residence halls
  • No vandalism
  • No illegal Trading

General information

  • Proof of residence can be obtained from your residence manager
  • Your postal address; your name, residence name, room number, P O Box 154 Medunsa
  • All junior students share rooms
  • If you need help contact your residence manager
  • Report repairs and maintenance of your room to residence manager

Safety at residence:

  • Report the loss of your key to your residence manager/ it can be replaced at a cost
  • Secure your valuables in a safe place
  • Report any suspicious persons to residence manager and security
  • Keep your door closed and locked, especially when you are sleeping or alone in the room.
  • Switch off appliances when not in use

Staff members:

NameResidenceWorkShort noEmail
Ms Lindi Rampa012 521
Mrs V Thosago1A012 521
MS A.M Mokwena5A and Med City012 521
Ms P LekotoDrie Lilies079 732
Mr O ThekoaneDrie Lilies072 580
Mr P.J LouwSouth Point076 555
Ms M.N VumaJST Rustenburg079 519
Ms M.M Motau2B012 521
Mr M.S Dunge1D012 521
Ms L.M SkhosanaNurse Home GM012 521
Ms M.D Matjeni5B012 521
Mr J Mnisi1B and 1C012 521
Ms J.D MokokeLost City012 521
Mr S Maboa4B012 521
Mrs M KupaPolokwane