Become a UFS Student in 8 Steps:
  • Step 1: Apply online or in hard copy (written).
  • Step 2: Your application form is captured. You will receive a student number. If you have not submitted the required documents, you will be requested to do so in order to finalise your application.
  • Step 3: You will receive a conditional offer for non-selection programmes once you meet all the admission requirements. Selection programmes are excluded.
  • Step 4: If you have applied for campus residence, you will now receive correspondence from Housing and Residence Affairs.
  • Step 5: If you are accepted when the final Grade 12 results are released, you will receive communication regarding your acceptance.
  • Step 6: Five (5) days prior to registration in January 2019, you have to make a prepayment. Use your student number as a reference number.
  • Step 7: Register during January 2019.
  • Step 8: Collect your study material and timetable after registration

Welcome, future students! Select between undergraduate, postgraduate or short learning programmes to continue.

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Why choose us?

Our 3 campuses each has a unique character and beautiful setting.

We boast outstanding alumni, including Mme Justice Mahube Molemela, Crystal-Donna Roberts, and Heinrich Brüssow.

We are proud of our international stars, Wayde van Niekerk, Rolene Strauss, Louzanne Coetzee, and Rynhardt van Rensburg.

You can participate in more than 22 different sport disciplines.

Study from almost 700 000 library books, including our ever growing ebooks collection.

Join thousands of other students enrolled in 7 faculties.

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