The Directorate administers donor funds, in the form of study loans and bursaries, according to donors' criteria. Our main aim is to assist financially needy and academically deserving students. We are proud of the fact that the Directorate has empowered a large number of students from different Colleges and diverse geographical groups. Our vision is to be a beacon of great hope and excellence to our clients.
Our mission is to effectively and efficiently administer all funding at our disposal by ensuring that every stakeholder, particularly students and donors, receive high-quality service from a committed and professional DSF team.
Unisa is now part of a nationwide initiative with Purco and other South African universities to make it easier and more affordable for students to own a laptop. Go to https://my.unisa.ac.za/ and click on the “Student Laptop Initiative” link on the right-hand side of the screen and complete the form