How to Apply at University of Fort Hare (UFH)

How to Apply at University of Fort Hare


Step 1:  Get your application form.

  • Online Application:
    Undergraduate and postgraduate applicants use the same online application process.
  • Hardcopy Application:
    This option is only available to both undergraduates and postgraduates

You can post your application to:

Alice Campus:

The Registrar
University of Fort Hare
Private Bag X1314,

East London Campus:

The Registrar
University of Fort Hare
Private Bag X9083
East London

Step 2:  Complete your application form in full. 

Step 3:  Attach all supporting documents.

Step 4:  Complete a student accommodation form.

Step 5:  Find Funding.

1. Submit your application form and all the necessary documentation including application fee before the closing date.

2. An SMS will be sent to you informing you of the status of your application, thereafter a letter of confirmation.

3. Current matriculants who qualify based on their Grade 12 mid-term performance, are provisionally admitted pending the submission of their final matric results and subject to availability of space.

4. Successful applicants will receive an admission letter, together with a registration guide, which reflects the registration dates and orientation programme. It is important to note that all applicants who wrote the National Senior Certificate (NSC) are required to write the National Benchmark Test (NBT) before they are allowed to register for their 1st year at University.


Have questions about your application?

Alice Campus:
Tel: 040 602 2011

Bhisho Campus:
Tel: 040 608 3407

East London:
Tel: 043 704 7000

Need to find the institution?

Physical Address:
University of Fort Hare
Alice Campus
Ring Road


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