Peoplesoft Uct Online Student Self Service

PeopleSoft UCT is the online student self-service administration system that is used at the University of Cape Town UCT. Being a registered UCT student, you can use the system to update your contact details, check your timetable, review your course registration and details, check your fee account, and more.

Peoplesoft Uct Online Student Self Service

The Oracle PeopleSoft platform for students and is managed by UCT’s Student Systems Support (SSS). There Are basic things that 1st-year students at UCT need to know about PeopleSoft:

  • To access the Student Administration Self Service: Go to
  • Click on ‘Student Administration Self Service’ (PeopleSoft)
  • On the next screen, login with your User ID (your student number in Upper case) and
    your network password

What is my password?

It was sent to you in your “Application for Admission” letter from UCT’s Admissions

What happens if I can’t log in to PeopleSoft Uct?

  • If you are using a computer in the computer labs, – Log into the password self-service:
    *** If you can log in here, you will be able to login to PeopleSoft
    – If you can’t log in to the password self-service:
    *** Ask your faculty computer lab administrator to check your account and/or reset
    your password for you.
  • If you are using other devices or you are off-campus
    – Go to the password self-service webpage at:
    – Click on the “forgot password?” button
    – Username: your student number
    – Insert your mobile number and alternative address, as prompted
    ***** A one-time password (OTP) token will be sent to you
    ***** You can now reset your password

What can I do on the PeopleSoft UCT  Self Service page?

  • Once you have successfully logged in, you will arrive at this screen (see Figure 2)
  • Click on Self Service

PeopleSoft Uct  features:

There are a number of available features but this guide highlights a few of the ‘Student Center’

  • tact Information:  Addresses, Telephone Numbers, and Emergency Contacts
    This information must be up to date to ensure that the post reaches you and that you are
    contactable by University staff.
  • Bank Account Information: No cash payments are made to students. Any financial aid allowances, bursary advances
    and other refunds will go to the bank account that you specify.
  • Course Registrations: Make sure that your course registrations are correctly reflected, as late changes will
    incur fee penalties. Changes are not allowed after published deadlines.
  • Fee Account: Check this regularly. Statements are posted out during the year. Note that course
    changes will affect fees.
  • Obtaining end-of-year results: Your end-of-year results will be released in a downloadable verifiable format using self-service at the end of the year. If you want a print version mailed to you, you must
    request this from the Student Records Office (Middle Campus) in advance.


For more information and student help documentation, visit:
PeopleSoft Helpdesk Email:


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