The following steps should be followed when applying for the loan:
The loan application window is always open. Applications are received all through the year.
The application process is free. At no point will you be asked to pay any fee towards processing or consideration of your application.
The application is strictly online. The loan form and supporting documents are all to be uploaded in the applicants account on the student portal. No physical copies will be required to be presented.
The Uniport selection team will review your loan application and all supporting documents. You will then be invited for a series of virtual/physical interviews that you will have to attend together with your next of kin and guarantor.
Having a smart phone is recommended, however, if you don’t have a one, you may need to have access to a device that has internet connection. The application is online and any communication thereafter will be via email – both require internet connection to be accessed. You will therefore need frequent access to a smart phone or a PC.
Login into your student portal, click on the field that needs to be corrected and click on Edit and then save the changes.
Click on forgot password and enter the correct email address used to create the account and press okay, a new password will be sent to your email. Copy the password and Use it to login to your account. On the dashboard, choose setting and change the password to your desired password.
There are 2 selection windows for loan beneficiaries. Selections are done in the month of April (for the May intake) and August (for the September intake) every year.
Uniport Ltd will contact all applicants through email using the contact details provided in the loan application form.
You will receive your disbursement in May after successful April selection window
You will receive September after successful August selection window
Yes. You are required to have two guarantors to be considered for the loan.
Please update the new phone number on the student portal. To update Login into your portal, on the personal information dashboard click on edit to change the phone number. Once done click on save changes.
All loan applicants MUST have attained the legal age of 18 years and MUST HAVE received their national ID cards to proceed with the loan application.
A maximum loan amount of KES 120,000 can be awarded every academic year. However, each student is awarded a different amount depending on their tuition fees and financial needs.
The school fees is disbursed in the beginning of the academic year and the students upkeep amounts at the beginning of the semester.
The interest is paid on quarterly basis . Four times a year from the time you receive your first disbursement.
The school fees is sent directly from our bank to the respective university bank accounts. Your student upkeep money is also sent directly to your personal bank account.
The interest charged on the loan is 13% pa.
You will be required to start paying the principle amount 9 months after your last disbursement.