How to Appeal through myNSFAS Account

Only applicants who applied during the September – November 2019 application period may appeal through their myNSFAS account

All other appeals must be submitted through the Financial Aid Office on Campus

Step 1 Log into your myNSFAS account on
Step 2 Click the ‘track funding progress’ option
Step 3 Check the application progress tabs
Step 4 If a ‘Submit appeal’ tab is available, click it and proceed
Step 5 Once you are on the ‘Application Appeal’ page, you can see the reason for your application status
Step 6 You are then able to motivate in writing the reasons for appealing you application status.  Your motivation must not exceed 1000 characters (words including spaces)
Step 7 Then click ‘Submit Appeal’
Step 8 You may now track the progress of the appeal on your myNSFAS account


Submit supporting documents in PDF, JPEG OR PNG format and the document size must not be bigger than 5 megabytes (5MB).  No word documents may be uploaded
If the information you have provided in your appeal is incorrect or if you need to make changes, please cancel your appeal to view your submitted appeal information and re-submit