How to Register Online With Unisa

By Jayzee A

The University of South Africa (UNISA) is a distance learning school with three campuses and 10 learning centers. UNISA was first founded over a decade ago, first known as University of the Cape of Good Hope. This makes UNISA the oldest university in South Africa. In 1916, the University of the Cape of Good Hope changed its name to what it is known by now, the University of South Africa. Students can easily register with the university online. Registration should be done after students have already applied to UNISA.

Step 1

Visit the UNISA homepage.

Step 2

Scroll down to the bottom of the webpage. Click on the "Web Registration" link.

Step 3

Scroll down and select the registration process that applies to you. You can choose the undergraduate registration, postgraduate registration, and non formal qualifications.

Step 4

Follow the onscreen directions to register with UNISA. After you finish registering, you will be asked to make a payment. Pay in full.

Step 5

Check the status of your registration. Keep in mind that it takes at least 2 weeks for your registration to be processed.