Student Payment Methods

Total tuition fees due for the module should be paid in full before registration will be allowed.

To ensure a timeous and successful registration, it is advisable to make your payment at least three days prior to the last day of the registration period for each intake.

Credit card – recommended payment option
Credit card (e-payments) will reflect on your UFS student account immediately.
For online e-payments please use the following link:
Bank deposit
FNB bank deposit payments will reflect on your UFS student account within 15 minutes.
Students who make payments at FNB branches must ensure that their names and student numbers are clearly written in block letters on the deposit slip.
Please file the deposit documentation in a safe place.
Should you have any queries regarding the payment not reflecting on your UFS student account, therefore preventing you from registering, you can email to submit an enquiry – insert your student number as the email subject.

  • Visit any FNB branch to make a payment into the UFS Tuition Fee account.
  • The teller should select the UFS Tuition Fee account for payment.
  • Use your valid UFS student number as reference.
Electronic Funds Transfer (EFT)
EFTs must be made 72 hours before the registration period closes to ensure that the payment reflects on your UJ student account.
EFTs made from outside the countrys borders may take even longer. It is recommended that foreign students effect payment at least 10 days before the registration period closes.

  • The ‘UFS FNB Tuition Fee’ account is available as a predefined beneficiary on the electronic platforms of all the major South African banks. Search for the predefined beneficiaries on your own electronic banking platform.
  • Select UFS FNB Tuition Fee account and save that as a beneficiary to make payment.
  • Use your valid UFS student number as reference.
ATM payments will reflect on your UJ student account within 15 minutes.

  • Use any FNB ATM that can accept cash.
  • Select the cardless services option on the ATM.
  • Deposit the cash.
  • FNB Recipient Name – key in UJ and then space.
  • Select UJ Tuition Fees account.
Debit cards
Debit cards (cards requiring a pin for the processing of your payment) cannot be used for online payments.