Welcome to Stellenbosch University

Student Loans



How do you get a student fees account?

Loan accounts can be obtained via the student portal. Statements are sent out quarterly to active students via email. The email address can be updated by signing in at

  • Click on Undergraduate OR Postgraduate
  • Click on Administration
  • Click on Address & Contact Information
  • Change email address



When is the loan payable?

Repayment starts after graduation or when a student leaves the university.


How can you pay the loan account?

  • P​ayment at the cashiers with cash, debit or credit card, or cheque.

Stellenbosch Campus
Payment at the cashiers in Block A of the Central Administration.
Office hours: Mondays to Fridays, 08:00 to 15:30

Tygerberg Campus
Payment at the cashiers in the Clinical Building, 1st floor, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences.
Office hours: Mondays to Fridays, 08:30 to 15:30

Bellville Park Campus
Payment at the cashiers in the Main Building, Carl Cronjé Drive, Bellville.
Office hours: Mondays to Fridays, 08:30 to 12:45 and 13:45 to 15:30

  • Direct bank tra​nsfers
    Banking details:
    Name:                                 US Studentelenings/Student loans (public listed beneficiary)
    Bank:                                   Standard Bank
    Account no:                       072249269 (cheque account)
    Branch code:                     050610
    SWIFT code:                      SBZAZAJJ (only for payments from abroad)
    Reference:                         Student number


  • Credit card payments
    Pay at the cashier with a credit card during stipulated office hours.
    An official credit card form can be obtained from Student Fees for manual transactions.​