How To Check WITS Application Status And Prospectus

As the world keeps evolving so as the people, institutions, and companies keep being creative just to catch up with what the world is about now. Gone were the days when students would apply manually to universities and would have to wait on a said admission list to know whether an applicant’s admission request was granted or not. 

Today since the evolution of the internet, prospective students can now track their applications to schools they applied to and wish to pursue a course there, and yes University of Witwatersrand (Wits) is part of the schools that migrated to online application status check. 

In this write-up, we would walk all applicants through the steps to check their application status with WITS. We know the anxiety whenever it is time to get to know your fate in regards to your admission to the University of Witwatersrand (Wits). 

What’s Duration Does It take To Hear From WITS?

Normally it takes 3 days to receive an acknowledgment letter from your application. 

Guidelines To Check Wits Application Status

Wits application status check is in two options and that is via online or phone call. 

Online Status Check

After your application with the University of Witwatersrand WITS, a reference and a student number would be acknowledged to the applicant. The said student number and reference would be used while using the ‘Student Self Service’ page. 

1 Visit Wits application status portal via

2. Enter your credentials (ID number/passport number)

3. Click login 

Phone Call

Students can place a call through the call center number 011 717 1888 and request to know their application status.  

All the best to this year’s applicants wanting to be enrolled to WITS. 

Wits Prospectus 

  • Undergraduate Prospectus 2022/2023 – Download PDF
  • Postgraduate Prospectus 2022/2023 – Download PDF

Application for Wits’ 2023/2024 Academic Year

Wits have announced the opening date for the 2022 academic year and it is slated for February through to September 2022. Late applications will not be accepted.
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