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NSFAS – How to Re-register?


This article contains information on How to Register & Re-Register for NSFAS funding. The National Student Financial Aid Scheme (NSFAS) is a bursary scheme that provides you with financial assistance to further your studies and realize your dreams.

To access your NSFAS funding progress through your MyNSFAS account, you are required to register or re-register an MyNSFAS account on the NSFAS official website.

Kindly follow the instructions stated below to register or re-register.

Update: How to Check your NSFAS 2023 Application Status>>>


  1. Go to www.nsfas.za
  2. Click myNSFAS tab
  3. Click register
  4. Tick the box to allow NSFAS to verify your details
  5. Then capture ID number as it is stated on your ID document
  6. Type in your full names and surname as per your ID document
  7. Type in your current email address
  8. Confirm your email address
  9. Type in your cell phone number
  10. Create a password
  11. Confirm password
  12. Upload ID copy
  13. Click register
  14. OTP will be sent to the email and cell number provided (this OTP expires after 24 hours)
  15. Type in the OTP and click submit
  16. 16. You have now completed your re-registration
See Also:  How to Register for a NSFAS Wallet account?

To complete registration, you will need a copy of your ID. For users with the ID card, make sure that you upload a copy reflecting both sides of your ID card. Your email address will be your username. Please protect your username and password.

>>>Click for check the steps on how to register for the NSFAS Wallet account?

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  1. I have a problem.i was re-registering my account and i put a wrong number so i cant get my OTP and i cant log in i forgot my password i really need help

  2. i have been trying to register my account but it says its locked and when i try to get my password from my email it says unauthorized access, Can you guys please help

  3. I applied for NSFAS for 2021 and was approved but could not find space at university to enroll in, how do i re apply for 2022?

  4. I applied for NSFAS year 2019 hoping to enroll the following year but the pandemic happened and I end up not studying so this year I’m studying but if I try to login it says my ID doesn’t exist and if I try to re-register it says my email already exist…I’ve tried to change my email several times if I re-register but there’s no change…please help what must I do?!

  5. I applied for nsfas in the previous year and got approved but i could not find space in in any tertiary institution….how do i re apply?

  6. I have tried to re register for nsfas and when I capture my ID it is telling me that the ID is already been used and it won’t proceed to the next step.

  7. I Couldn’t Meet The Requirements In Most Of The Institutions I Chose To Enroll At Previous Year, So When I Attempt To Re-register Mynsfas Account, The System Says My Username Is Already Active..

    How Do I Deal With That Kind Of A Situation..??

  8. I applied for nsfas in the previous year then they said they waiting for a proof of institutional acceptance ,I didn’t got the space in the universits so how must I re apply please help help


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