Registration / Enrolment 2016

To make the registration process more convenient for you, some students will be able to register online at Home while others will have to register at Wits at the assisted online registration venues on campus. Registered students can now apply online for parking permits and sign up for various clubs and societies online. Please check the faculty and check list boxes below carefully to see which one applies to you and then click to follow the registration instructions.  Registration takes place from 11 January 2016  until 3 February 2016.


Based on your programme of study, you will be able to enrol at home. Should you encounter any problems during your Enrolment, please contact the University call centre at 011-717 1888 between 08h30-16h30, weekdays only, for assistance. Should you require counselling/ advice you may enrol @Wits at the assisted online Enrolment venue on the Faculty dates indicated below.

If you are a New to Wits First Year student, you will still have to come on your designated Faculty registration date to collect

  • your student access card,
  • Parking Permit (if applicable) and
  • Information Bag.

If you are a returning student, you may activate/ collect your Kudu Card and parking permit (where applicable) on any weekday (8h30-15h30) at Hall 29 from the 11 January - 3 February. Or at the Kudu Card offices and parking offices in Senate House from the 4 February.


For programmes that requires curriculum planning and if you need counselling /advice, you may enroll at Wits at the assisted online enrolment venue: Hall 29 (West Campus, Braamfontein).  Please see Faculty Enrolment dates below. 

ALL International students to enrol @Wits.


  • Your ID/Passport
  • Proof of payment (upfront fee)  
  • Clearance certificate for international students
Commerce, Law and Management

Engineering and the Built Environment

Health Sciences



Residence Students
If you have received a firm offer of admission to Residence and have accepted it, you will only be allowed entry into Residence from Saturday, 30 January 2016 between 09:00 and 16:00, and Sunday, 31 January between 09:00 and 13:00 when Residences are officially open, unless you have contacted the Manager of your allocated Residence before that time. However, you may still enroll for your programme prior to this on the Faculty dates listed.

If you do not enroll at your Residence by your allocated date you will forfeit your place. We regret that because the number ofresidence applications always exceeds thenumber of residence vacancies, applicants who do not receive written confirmation of an offer of a place in a residence will need to arrange private accommodation off campus.


Checklist @Home registration

Checklist @Wits registration

Checklist for International Students

Register online at

If you have any queries, please refer to the University call centre at 011-717 1888  between 08h30-16h30.

Note: If you are a person with a disability and need assistance with the registration process, please contact the Disability Unit at Tel: 011 717 9152 during office hours.