ORBIT TVET College Nsfas Application 2023-2024
ORBIT TVET College Nsfas Application
Nsfas Application for Orbit TVET College
Personal information about job status and levels is required by the National Student Financial Aid Scheme (NSFAS). The National Student Financial Aid Scheme (NSFAS) requests personal information from agencies about the applicant’s parents’ or guardians’ job situation and income level. NSFAS is committed to maintaining the confidentiality of personal information collected from third parties and to safeguarding the privacy of those whose personal information is provided to NSFAS. NSFAS is also committed to safeguarding personal information and using it lawfully. By signing this form, you and your parents/guardians agree to allow NSFAS to use and verify the information you submit.
Documents Needed for Application
Certified copies of the following documents
An unabridged birth certificate or a South African identity document/card
Parental/guardian identification cards or death certificates (where applicable)
Each person who lives with you in your home must have a valid ID.
Pay advise, employment letter, and pension advice ( not older than 3 months)
Please download and complete the Disability Annexure A if you have a disability.
Nsfas Opening Date
Nsfas Online Application Opens on 1st September and closes on November 30, 2024.
When should you apply for NSFAS and how should you go about doing so?
Each year, from the beginning of August until the end of November, online applications (www.nsfas.org.za) are accepted.
The NSFAS call center number is 0860067327, and applicants are urged to keep their cell phones charged.
Signatures of both the applicants and their parents/guardians are required on the consent form.
-Please visit the NSFAS website at nsfas.org.za or go to https://www.orbitcollege.co.za/ for further information.
-For assistance, you can go to any Buffalo City TVET College Campus — Student Support Service.
-Please make sure you have the relevant documentation in electronic format (certified within the last three months).
A birth certificate or your South African ID ( if you do not have a green bar-coded ID or smart ID card)
– Pay stubs, statements of employment, or pension stubs stating income of parents and/or guardians (SASSA slips are not needed, and SASSA should not be considered as household income).
-Please download and complete the CONSENT FORM with your parent(s) or guardian(s) – this must be attached to your Application form – see the flip-side for information.