UWC Banking Details



UWC Banking Details, all payments must be made payable to the University of the Western Cape.



These payments may be made electronically (EFT), by cheque, credit card (online payments using the UWC website and at the University Cash Office), Postal order or foreign drafts using the account details given below.



Banking Details

Bank name:                       ABSA Bank

Account Name:                  UWC Student Deposit Account



Branch:                             Public Sector Western Cape 

Address:                           1st Floor, Tygerpark 4, Willie Van Schoor Drive,

                                          BELLVILLE, 7530

ElectronicAccount No:       40 4960 4740



Swift Code:                       ABSAZAJJ

Branch Code:                    632005 

South African Applicants

Beneficiary, Recipient or Deposit Reference:

Application No., Surname and Names

e.g. 2000001, Brown, Peter John


Foreign Students

Complete Field 70

Application No. Surname and Names

e.g.2000001, Brown, Peter John

Namibian Students

Description –  Details or Reference

No: on Beneficiary’s Account:

Application No. Surname and Names

e.g. 2000001, Brown, Peter John 

Please note that payments may take up to 2 business days for local and 7 business days for international to reflect on our system.

Credit card payments may take between 4-7 business days to reflect on our system.

 For application fee payment enquiries please use the following contacts:

Telephone: +27 21 959 2479,  Fax: +27 21 959 2986 / 1556,  Email: finance@uwc.ac.za

Please ensure that you use your application number  in all future communication with the University until

you receive a student number 

Cash Office Hours



Monday – Friday: 08h30 – 16h30: Telephone: +27 21 959 3107