My nsfas payment
My nsfas payment
NSFAS-Funded students who qualify to receive allowances directly from NSFAS will receive cash funds in their NSFAS Wallets. If you have been wondering how you can check your balance in your NSFAS Wallet, keep reading to find out.
The National Student Financial Aid Scheme (NSFAS) provides students with an NSFAS wallet which allows NSFAS-funded students at certain tertiary institutions, to withdraw cash or spend it at any merchant registered by NSFAS.
Allowance amounts are determined through consultation with institutions, communicated to NSFAS when you register.
|Cycle 1 – All Campuses||Monday||15 March 2023|
|Cycle 2 – All Campuses||Monday||19 April 2023|
|Cycle 3 – All Campuses||Monday||17 May 2023|
|Cycle 4 – All Campuses||Monday||21 June 2023|
|Cycle 5 – Medical School||Monday||19 July 2023|
|Cycle 5 – All Campuses||Monday||26 July 2023|
|Cycle 6 – All Campuses||Monday||16 August 2023|
|Cycle 7 – All Campuses||Monday||13 September 2023|
|Cycle 8 – All Campuses||Monday||04 October 2023|
|Cycle 9 – All Campuses||Monday||01 November 2023|
|Cycle 10 – All Campuses
(Final payment for 2023)
|Monday||22 November 2023|
HOW TO CHECK NSFAS WALLET
To view your NSFAS Wallet cash balance (and transactions):
On your cellphone:
- Dial short code *134*176#
- Enter your password
- Click Send
- Select option 2. Query
- View cash balance and transactions
On the internet:
- Enter the following link into your browser https://celbux.appspot.com
- Log into your account by typing in your cellphone number and password and clicking the Login button
- Click More
- Click Transactions
- View transactions
Students must ensure that they have access to the cellphone number that they provided to NSFAS when applying for funding. This is because that number will be used to deposit their funds.
If your contact details have changed then you may update your cellphone number by registering on myNSFAS with your Facebook or Google account and then updating the number. This number must be accessible by you at all times.
For more information on the NSFAS Wallet, click here.