Applicants are to use this form if they are APPLYING to the National University of Samoa (NUS) for the FIRST TIME , or by NUS STUDENTS APPLYING for ADMISSION TO A NEW PROGRAMME. (NUS students need not submit documents listed below unless otherwise required).

For all applicants

  • Certfied copy of birth certificate or passport
  •  Certified copies of Samoa School Certificate or equivalent
  •  Certified copies of Samoa Secondary Leaving Certificate (SSLC) or equivalent
  •  Certified copies of tertiary qualifications (except for qualifications obtained through NUS
  • Research Proposal for Master’s by Thesis & Doctoral applicant only
  • Other documents (please specify)
For mature applicants
  • Evidence from employers and/or trainers of at least two years’ full-time relevant work experience and/or training (e.g. curriculum vitae including referees, letter|recommendation, etc.)

 Please ensure that you have all the requirements stated in this checklist before submitting this form.

  1. Your application will be deemed incomplete if all the necessary documents are not submitted.
  2. Photocopied (non-original) documents must be certified by a Justice of the Peace, the Office of the Attorney-General or the Student Administration Office at NUS.
  3. Do not submit photocopies of a certified copy.

As per Infants Amendment Act (No. 2) 2019 with regards to school registration, evidence of immunization is now a compulsory requirement for Enrolment. For more information please click on the following link: