Sol Plaatje University Application Procedure

By | June 22, 2019

Sol Plaatje University Application Procedure


Applications for the 2020 academic year opened on Monday, 25 March 2019 and run until the end of September 2019.

Please complete the application form below and return it to us by handing it in at:

Sol Plaatje University, North Campus, Chapel Street, Kimberley

or by mail:  The University Registrar, Sol Plaatje University, Private Bag X5008, Kimberley, 8300

or by email: (remember to include a proof of payment)

or by fax: +27 (0)86 544 2766

Download the application forms (includes application for residence) below


Postgraduate application forms are available here


Application Procedure

Step 1:  Get your application form.

  • Hardcopy Application:
    This option is only available to undergraduate applicants. 

You can post your application to:

The University Registrar Sol Plaatje University 
Private Bag X5008 
South Africa

Step 2:  Complete your application form in full. 

Step 3:  Attach all supporting documents.

You need to attach certified copies of all of your documentation as well as your proof of payment of your application fee. This includes: 

  •  proof of payment of the application fee (R100)
  •  copy of your ID
  • copy of your latest Matric results
  • copy of age exemption letter from Matric Board (if applicable – older than 23)
  • You are required to have your academic transcripts and ID certified to prove to the university that those are the real documents. You can have your documents certified at any police station or anyone who holds Commander of Oaths rights (like a lawyer).

Step 4:  Complete a student accommodation form if you need to organise living arrangements. 

SPU Prospectus

Click below to download the 2020 SPU prospectus