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Studying in the time of Covid-19: How to cope

Find out what the stress factors are that affect studying in this difficult time, and how to access the great support services offered by various units at Unisa.Read more

Exam prep in the time of Covid-19: Expert tips and strategies

This year preparing for the examinations is even more challenging due to the global Covid-19 pandemic. Unisa’s Student Health and Wellness specialists offer advice on how to cope.Read more

Covid-19 study blues? Unisa’s expert counsellors are here to support you.

Given the current uncertain circumstances it may be difficult to manage your Unisa studies. Find out about the Unisa counselling and support services that are in place to assist you .Read more

It’s all systems go for Unisa’s online examinations

Harnessing its expertise and vast experience as a pioneer in ODeL, Unisa is enabling its students to proceed with the 2020 academic year by means of alternative assessment formats in May/June, including online examinations.Read more

Top award for Unisa’s SRU

Unisa’s Student Retention Unit is one of only four such units lauded by the SANRC as Top Institutional Participant in National FYE month 2019.Read more

New course set to enhance first-year student experience

Taking some of the pain out of the challenging transition to a university environment is Unisa’s newly launched First-Year Experience Massive Open Online Course.Read more

Critical first year of study in the spotlight

May 2019 will prove to be a special month filled with First-Year Experience (FYE) initiatives that are presented at various South African Universities.Read more

Major ICT boost for Unisa students as first laptops are issued

Friday, 29 March 2019 was a red-letter day for the University of South Africa and its students as it marked the start of a massive rollout of laptop computers to students funded by the National Student Financial Aid Scheme.Read more

Exam preparation tips and strategies from Student Health and Wellness

Exam stress getting to you? The experts at Unisa's Student Health and Wellness unit have prepared some tips and strategies to help you cope better during the exam period.Read more