Sunday, November 28, 2021

Why Would NSFAS Reject My Funding Mid-Way?

ANSWER Household income exceeding NSFAS requirements. Exceeded years of study. The student already obtained a diploma/degree. NSFAS does not fund a second undergrad Qualification.

Does NSFAS Cover Gym Fees, Societies, Re-Exam Fees, Library Fines?

ANSWER No, you as the student are liable for these costs.

I Am from Out of Town and Want to Move Into NSFAS Accommodation Mid-Year?

ANSWER You need to get permission from the financial aid offices as adjustments to your allowances will need to be made.

What Is the Effect of Registering NSFAS Modules Very Late in The Second Semester?

ANSWER NSFAS provides the University with certain dates (cut-off dates) by when all students Registration templates must be uploaded. Therefore it could happen that the...

Will NSFAS Pay of The Accommodation Costs Relating to Accredited Off-Campus Accommodation via Housing...

ANSWER NSFAS has a set amount that they will pay for accommodation costs linked to Accredited Off-Campus Accommodation costs and if the amount exceeds the...

What Are the Benefits if Funded by NSFAS?

ANSWER Please refer to the NSFAS guidelines on the NSFAS website for the full bursary details. NSFAS cover tuition and accommodation if the student is from...

Can I Claim a Refund if I Have NSFAS and Another Bursary?

ANSWER The student can’t claim a refund as you qualify for NSFAS allowances and we will adjust the credit on the student account accordingly. Refunds can...

What Are the NSFAS Academic Progression Rules?

ANSWER For all returning students funded on the pre-2018 criteria, who are on NSFAS Grant funding, the criteria of 50% courses passed annually within the...

What Should I Do if I Experience Problems with The Online NSFAS Application Process...

ANSWER The student should contact their nearest NYDA branch to assist with the application process.

Do I Need to Re-Apply for NSFAS if Funded in 2021?

ANSWER No. Unless you did not receive NSFAS funding in 2021 or were rejected by NSFAS for funding in 2021 then you need to apply before...

Can I Have Two NSFAS Sponsors?

ANSWER No, if both sponsors are offering full bursaries. If you receive a partial bursary while holding NSFAS, the NSFAS bursary will be a top-up bursary.
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Did You Know that Some Unisa Qualifications Include Workplace-Based Learning?

ANSWER Specific modules in certain qualifications offered at Unisa include workplace-based learning that must be completed. Please check if the qualification you have chosen has...

Why Does My Unisa Qualification Have a New NQF Level?

ANSWER In 2008, the National Qualifications Framework (NQF) Act No 67 replaced the South African Qualifications Authority Act No 58 of 1995. In line with the...

How Do I Get an Academic Unisa Record or Credit Certificate?

ANSWER Submit your request via myUnisa and it will be e-mailed to your myLife e-mail account. This PDF document is password protected. You will only be...

Can I Register with Unisa and Another University Simultaneously?

ANSWER Only if the qualification you register for at Unisa is for non-degree purposes and if you have written permission from the other university allowing...

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Can I Transfer from Another University to Unisa?

ANSWER Yes, except if you were excluded/suspended from a prior institution of higher education on grounds of misconduct. You do, however, need to apply to...

I want to register at Unisa, but didn’t apply during the application period. What...

ANSWER You will need to apply for admission during the next application period. Please visit for more information. You can also click on the Unisa application procedure....

How Can I Apply for A Formal Letter of Unisa Academic Record (hard Copy...

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