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UFS expands virtual support for students

The University of the Free State (UFS) will expand its virtual support services and will be providing students with additional, holistic support to ensure...

Steyn statue removed from UFS

The statue of MT Steyn has been removed from the University of the Free State main campus this weekend. This comes after the permit...

UFS Rector joins world leaders to galvanise responses to Covid-19

Rector and Vice-Chancellor of the University of the Free State (UFS), Prof. Francis Petersen, together with other university managers from tertiary education institutions in...

UFS resumes academic programme online

The University of the Free State will continue its academic programme in order to complete the first semester. Students will resume the academic year...

Star of Stars revealed

Ten young people from across the province strut their stuff at the University of the Free State Star of Stars gala dinner on Saturday...

UFS welcomes first years and parents

First-year students and their parents filled the red square in front of the University of the Free State's main building to be welcomed to...

#UFSRun4MentalHealth team to arrive in Stellenbosch on 25 September 2019

A 21-member team from the University of the Free State’s (UFS) Faculty of Health Sciences and Organisational Development is expected to arrive at the...

Animal scientists meet at UFS to discuss ecological footprint of livestock

The world will need nearly double the current food supply by 2050 to feed an ever-increasing world population. This is a mammoth, almost impossible...

UFS students to return to Pelonomi tomorrow

All students will be returning to Pelonomi Hospital to continue their training tomorrow. This according to UFS rector and vice-chancellor, Prof. Francis Petersen. At...

Agribesighede kry welkome ondersteuning

Die Universiteit van die Vrystaat (UV) het gister in samewerking met Standard Bank ‘n nuwe transformasieprogram vir agribesighede bekendgestel. Die doel van die program, wat...

Graduate brings First Lady to Kovsies

After dropping out of university due to a financial crisis, Thapelo Chacha was handed over to lawyers. He was facing a debt he had...

Registration 2019: UFS sets record straight

The on-campus registration process at the University of the Free State has not yet commenced - this after a protest by South African Students...

UFS appoints Engela van Staden as Vice-Rector: Academic

The Executive Committee of the Council of the University of the Free State (UFS) approved the appointment of Dr Engela van Staden as Vice-Rector:...

UFS Mobile Clinic: an exemplary framework of innovation

The Coordinator of Community Engagement and Rural Health in the Faculty of Health Sciences, Dr René Botha, described the unveiling and handing-over ceremony of...

I’m not racist – SRC President

The newly elected leader of the Student Representative Council (SRC) of the University of the Free State (UFS), Sonwabile Dwaba, said he is not...

MT Steyn se toekoms steeds onseker

Wat gemaak met die MT Steyn-standbeeld wat voor die Vrystaatse Universiteit (UV) se hoofgebou staan? Word dié standbeeld, wat al vir jare daar staan,...

A glimpse at history: University of the Free State

Which started out as Grey College with only six learners in 1904, is today known as the University of the Free State. About 38...

SA’s maths teachers gear up for Amesa

More than a thousand maths teachers from across the country have gathered at the University of the Free State’s main campus in Bloemfontein for...