Acceptance Portal

Conditions of Offer

Your admission to NUS is subject to the following conditions:

  • You have complied with all instructions for acceptance of the University’s offer of admission.
  • The University is satisfied with the results of your pre-enrolment medical examination and that you are free from any disease, illness or medical condition. You shall undergo further health examinations or tests if required by the University.
  • The information you have given in your application form is accurate and you have not withheld material information from the University. Admission may be refused to candidates who withhold important information from the University or are unable to produce the original documents in support of their application. Any candidate found to have given inaccurate or false information or to have deliberately omitted material information at the time of application for admission will be refused admission to the University or, in the case of those already admitted, be required to leave or be expelled from the University.
  • A student must accept and agree to comply with all University statutes, regulations, rules and policies currently in effect and as may be revised from time to time. A student must also agree to enter into undertakings and authorizations as required by the University. Information on the Acceptance Record Undertakings and Authorizations can be found at http://www.nus.edu.sg/registrar.

To view your admissions offer letter and accept the offer, please click here.


Please refer to the Registration Guide (issued by the Registrar's Office) for Undergraduate students here.

Mandatory Activities for Incoming Freshmen

Activity Deadline and Application period Remarks
Accepting the Admission Offer As stated on offer letter http://www.nus.edu.sg/oam/apply-to-nus/accept-nus-offer.html
Submitting Photograph for Student Card 2 days after accepting offer Submit photo via https://myaces.nus.edu.sg/photoVerification/PhotoVerificationNewLoginServlet?hAction=newStudent
Submission of final semester results for Polytechnic students May Polytechnic students who are given a conditional offer will be notified of the submission deadline and method through email
Pre-Admission Medical Examination May to Early August http://www.nus.edu.sg/uhc/services/medical-examination/pre-admission-medical-exam.html

Note: You should accept the admission offer before you proceed to schedule your apppointment online.
Registration (Part One) From June to August

(Please wait for the relevant email from the Registrar's Office before proceeding with Registration (Part One))
Registration guide will be uploaded at http://www.nus.edu.sg/registrar/events/registration/registration-guides.htm in end-May.
Registering for Qualifying English Test (QET) Test Date: 17 July 2018 Registration information available on http://www.nus.edu.sg/registrar/events/registration/registration-for-qet.html.
Registration (Part Two) for Singaporeans/SPRs with local address and above 18 years of age Mid July to August Student Cards will be posted to students before term starts for completion of Registration (Part Two) online.
Registration (Part 2) for International Students and Singaporeans/SPRs who do not qualify for posting of Student Cards 30 July 2018 Students are to report in person to UTown Auditorium 1 for completion of Registration (Part Two). In-Principle Approval (IPA) Letters and appointment letters for the ICA Off Site Enrolment (OSE) Exercise will be issued to International Students as well.
International Students Briefing Briefing Dates: 30 July 2018 ; 2 August 2018 http://nusync.orgsync.com/org/orientation/is_briefing
Module Enrolment End July to August Students who have completed Registration (Part One) may proceed to enrol in module classes via the Centralised Online Registration System (CORS). See http://www.cors.nus.edu.sg/ for module registration period.
Verification of Original Documents September/October Students required to verify documents will be notified of the date and venue through email
FAQ for full-time National Servicemen (NS) who have been offered a place in NUS in the year of application Not Applicable http://www.nus.edu.sg/oam/RNS FAQ.html
Provisional Offer of Admission : Mother Tongue Language (MTL) Requirement Not Applicable http://www.nus.edu.sg/oam/MT FAQ.html
Admission Leaflet for Dentistry students Not Applicable http://www.nus.edu.sg/oam/docs/Dentistry Admission Leaflet.pdf
Admission Leaflet for Medicine students Not Applicable http://www.nus.edu.sg/oam/docs/Medicine Admission Leaflet.pdf
Admission Leaflet for Nursing students Not Applicable http://www.nus.edu.sg/oam/docs/Nursing Admission Leaflet.pdf
Activity Date Remarks
Application for Student Pass Early June to August 2018 Only for International Students
https://www.ica.gov.sg/pass/studentpass/apply

Medical Examination Report Form required by Immigration and Checkpoints Authority
https://www.ica.gov.sg/data/resources/docs/Visitor%20Services/MedicalReport.pdf
ICA Off-Site Enrolment Exercise 31 July to 1 August 2018 International Students must report in person according to stipulated time given in appointment letter.
Student's Pass Issuance 23 to 24 August 2018 International Students must report in person according to stipulated time given in appointment letter.
Activity Date Remarks
Tuition Fees Not Applicable http://www.nus.edu.sg/registrar/education-at-nus/undergraduate-education/fees.html
Application for MOE Tuition Grant 5 to 14 September 2018 Signing Exercise Details

Venue: UTown SRC Practice Room 1 (Level 3)

9 - 11 October 2018

10.00 am - 4.00pm

https://tgonline.moe.gov.sg/tgis/normal/studentViewGrantCalendar.action
Payment of Tuition Fees As stated on Financial Services website http://www.nus.edu.sg/finance/students/student-finance-matters.html
Online Application for Financial Aid By 1 April https://myaces.nus.edu.sg/webroapsbs/jsp/login.jsp
Application for Tertiary Tuition Fee Subsidy by MENDAKI 1 June to 31 July 2018 http://www.nus.edu.sg/oam/financialaid/loans/financial-loans-mendaki.html
Application for use of CPF savings under Education Scheme 2 July to 31 July 2018 http://www.nus.edu.sg/oam/financialaid/loans/financial-loans-cpf.html
Activity Date Remarks
Application for NUS Hostels
  1. Halls
  2. Residences


  3. Residential Colleges
Application Periods:
  • First Round: 8 May to 5 Jun 2018
  • Second Round: 22 Jun to 27 Jun 2018


  • Dates will be available on RC websites


  • (1), (2)
  • Application Portal: https://uhms.nus.edu.sg/Pre-Matstudents
  • Application Guide: http://nus.edu.sg/osa/housing/undergraduate/application-guide.html


  • (3)
  • UTCP: http://utown.nus.edu.sg/apply/residential-colleges/#incoming
  • RVRC: http://rvrc.nus.edu.sg/admissions/application-process/
  • Application for Undergraduate Concession Card for local travel From 9 July 2018 onwards http://www.nus.edu.sg/osa/services/undergraduate-concession-card.html
    Student Season Parking Date available on the Student Services website http://www.nus.edu.sg/oca/Transport/Parking-Information.html
    Departments / Offices Course / Programme / Activity URLs
    Registrar's Office Academic Services for NUS Students http://www.nus.edu.sg/registrar/
    Undergraduate Curriculum Structure http://www.nus.edu.sg/registrar/edu/UG/curriculum.html
    Office of Student Affairs Freshman Orientation Programme 2018

    http://orientation.nus.edu.sg

    Student Services and Student Life Development

    http://www.nus.edu.sg/osa/

    NUS Student Service Centre http://nus.edu.sg/osa/services/onestop.html
    Code of Student Conduct http://nus.edu.sg/osa/resources/code-of-student-conduct.html
    University Health Centre Health Services

    http://www.nus.edu.sg/uhc/services/general-health/primary-care.html

    Counselling and Psychological Services

    http://www.nus.edu.sg/uhc/services/mental-health/student.html

    Student Insurance http://www.nus.edu.sg/uhc/services/billing-insurance/insurance-matters.html
    NUS Libraries Library Facilities for NUS Students https://libportal.nus.edu.sg/frontend/index
    Office of Campus Security Security Services & Crime Prevention http://www.nus.edu.sg/ocs/
    Centre for the Arts Engaging NUS Community in the Arts http://cfa.nus.edu.sg
    Information on Arts Activities https://cfa.nus.edu.sg/calendar
    Centre for English Language Communication Qualifying English Test http://www.nus.edu.sg/celc/programmes/qet.html
    Centre for Future Ready Graduates Career and Training Services http://www.nus.edu.sg/cfg
    Centre for Language Studies Language Preparation Programme https://www.fas.nus.edu.sg/cls/courses/index.html#lpp
    Global Relations Office International Programmes and Assistance http://www.nus.edu.sg/gro
    NUS Computer Centre IT Services https://comcen.nus.edu.sg/itcare/
    NUS Enterprise NUS Overseas Colleges (NOC) Programme http://enterprise.nus.edu.sg/educate/nus-overseas-colleges
    NUS Student Union (NUSSU) Student Events and Activities http://www.nussu.org/freshmen-category/orientation
    Office of Campus Amenities Campus Retail & Dining Facilities http://www.nus.edu.sg/oca/Retail-And-Dining/Introduction.html
    Information Accurate as of 29 January 2018