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If you are happy with the study programme that you have been admitted to -


1. Accept or decline offer

Find out how to track your application status and accept or decline your offer via the UP Portal.



2. Online Contract

  • How to complete your contract online and how to submit your contract to the University of Pretoria.




3. Calculate your Admission Point Score (APS)- Matric Final Marks

  • Make use of the electronic APS calculator to calculate matric final marks.
  • Note that Life Orientation (LO) is not taken into consideration when calculating the APS.




4. Fees and Funding

  • Reservation fees:
    • for tuition
    • for residence placement
  • Undergraduate cost estimator
  • Financial aid:
    • bursaries
    • loans
    • awards




5. Special offer for top academic achievers

  • Prospective students with an average percentage of 75% and higher may qualify for this special offer.




6. National Benchmark Test (NBT)

  • Compulsory for selected study programmes.
  • Visit the NBT website at to register for the NBT.
  • Refer to faculty brochures. See Study information (step one).
  • Health- and Veterinary Sciences applicants must write the NBT on or before 6 July 2017




7. Self-help guides

  • How to access the UP Portal, and how to view, update and print your student information.




8. Fact Finder

  • University of Pretoria – campuses, faculties, calendar, student life, facilities and services.




9. Registration and start of the academic year

  • New first-year students’ registration.
  • Orientation programme for first-year students.
  • Programme: Registration and Start of the Academic Year.
  • Online Registration




10. Post-registration information

UP 101, a learning management system for new first-year students.


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