University Of Pretoria Hillcrest Campus

by Israel Boafo Bansah

University Of Pretoria Hillcrest Campus

University Of Pretoria Hillcrest Campus, The University of Pretoria (UO), commonly Tuks or Tukkies, is a multi-campus public research university in Pretoria. Established in 1908 as the Pretoria campus of the Johannesburg-based Transvaal University College, the University of Pretoria has 7 academic campuses, the top business school in Africa, and the only veterinary school in South Africa.

Hillcrest Campus / High Performance Centre

Switchboard: +27 (0)12 420 6060
GPS coordinates: S25° 45’ 10” E28º 14’ 46”

From the north:

Take the N1 South freeway (towards Johannesburg).
Take the N4 off-ramp (Witbank freeway).
Follow the N4 West freeway (towards Pretoria), which becomes Pretorius Street.
Turn left into Gordon Road, which becomes Jan Shoba Street (previously Duncan Street).
Turn left into Burnett Street for the hpc entrance.
OR
Turn left into South Street for the LC de Villiers Sports Grounds entrance.

From Johannesburg:

Take the N1 North freeway (towards Polokwane).
Take the Lynnwood Road off-ramp.
Turn left into Lynnwood Road, passing several sets of traffic lights.
Turn right into Jan Shoba Street (previously Duncan Street).
Turn right into South Street for the LC de Villiers Sports Grounds entrance.
OR
Turn right into Burnett Street for the hpc entrance.

From OR Tambo International Airport:

Travel along the R21 freeway and follow the directions to Pretoria until you reach the N1 North freeway (Pretoria–Polokwane).
Travel along the N1 North freeway until you reach the Lynnwood Road off-ramp.
Turn left into Lynnwood Road, passing several sets of traffic lights.
Turn right into Jan Shoba Street (previously Duncan Street).
Turn right into South Street for the LC de Villiers Sports Grounds entrance.
OR
Turn right into Burnett Street for the hpc entrance.

From the west (city centre):

Travel along Francis Baard Street (previously Schoeman Street), direction east, until you reach Gordon Road.
Turn right into Gordon Road, which becomes Jan Shoba Street (previously Duncan Street).
Turn left into Burnett Street for the hpc entrance.
OR
Turn left into South Street for the LC de Villiers Sports Grounds entrance.

From the Hatfield Gautrain Station:

Travel along Grosvenor Street, direction south.
Turn left into Burnett Street for the hpc entrance.
OR
Turn left into South Street for the LC de Villiers Sports Grounds entrance.

From the Hatfield Campus:

Travel along Lynnwood Road, direction east, until you reach Jan Shoba Street (previously Duncan Street).
Turn left into Jan Shoba Street.
Turn right into South Street for the LC de Villiers Sports Grounds entrance.
OR
Turn right into Burnett Street for the hpc entrance.

UNIVERSITY OF PRETORIA, Hillcrest

Phone:

012 420 3111 

Fax:

012 420 4530 
012 420 4555 

Email:

csc@up.ac.za 

Website:

www.up.ac.za

Physical Address

Cnr. Lynnwood Rd & Roper St,
Hillcrest,
Pretoria,
0083

Business hours

Monday – Friday
8.00 – 16.00
Saturday
Closed
Sunday
Closed

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