Thank you for completing our short UCT laptop survey. Based on your response, you have indicated that you are still interested in obtaining a laptop via the UCT Laptop Programme.

We’re aware that for numerous reasons you were unable to collect your laptop during the UCT First Year Reception.

We have therefore made provision for you to collect your laptop for another week from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

Make a booking to collect your laptop

  1. Navigate to our online booking form and select a suitable date and time to collect your laptop.
  2. Click Begin Registration and complete the relevant fields. Click Register.
    Important to note: You will only be allowed to collect your laptop at the time that you selected.
  3. On the day of collection, ensure that you have your South African Identity Document or your passport with you. You will also need to show the QR code/serial number that was issued to you on PeopleSoft. We therefore recommend that your mobile phone is charged as you will need to completed additional PeopleSoft tasks during collection.
  4. Go to the CANSA Building at 35 Main Road, Mowbray, and indicate that you’re there to collect your UCT laptop.

We’re aware that some of you are not required to be on campus to attend classes. Unfortunately, we’re unable to courier your laptop to you. The only way to obtain it is via collection.

If you are only able to collect your laptop after 19 March 2021, please contact the IT Helpdesk by  logging an online call or sending an email to