Overview


The office of the Student Academic Services reports to the Pro-Vice Chancellor (Academic) under the SINU management structure. The office exists to assist the University in the process of Admission & Enrollments to Graduations.  The Student Academic Services is the custodian of all student academic records.

SAS Mission


To support and add Value to the student experience at SINU through quality delivery of student services in its core functions.

Core Functions


The Student Academic Services Provide Support for the Academic Requirement needs of Students, Schools and SINU Course structures and availabilities.  The core functions of the Student Academic Services deal with students and are as follows:

  • Admissions, & Enrollments,
  • Examinations & Completions
  • Student Services,
  • SMS Course Admin and Data,
  • Assessment & Progression
  • Graduations & Completions
  • Overseas Students Immigration Matters

 The Student Academic Services office ensures that accurate records of all students starting from intake to graduation.

 

Manager


Mr. Peter Asaph

 

Admissions


SINU Application Forms for admissions are made available in April each year and closes at the end of October for all courses. Any person seeking admission should collect an Application Form at the Student Academic Services Office or download the Application Form from the University's website. (www.sinu.edu.sb). Admission forms costs SBD$50.00.

Consideration of Applications is based on the following:

All necessary sections are correctly filled

A certified copy of birth certificate is attached

A passport size photograph is attached

All attached documentations (transcript, certificates, school reports etc.) are certified

A letter from the sponsor if sponsored.

Some courses will require medical and police clearance once accepted. The lists of accepted students will be made public in the second week of January each year. Registration is done at the beginning of each semester for new and continuing students.

 

Graduation


To be eligible to graduate, a student must:

Academically satisfy the minimum course requirements and have no outstanding fees with the University.

Graduation is now scheduled to be held in the first week of April each year for students completing their courses. A student must apply and indicate to the Student Academic Services whether he/she is graduating in person or in absentia.

 

Withdrawals


Students wishing to withdraw from a course or unit may do so within the first 3 weeks of classes for a full fee refund made to the fee payer. Only on medical grounds can a student be given the same condition after the first 3 weeks provided evidences are submitted.

Students withdrawing are advised to fill in a Clearance Form from the SAS Office and follow the instructions. It is important that proper withdrawal is made to avoid a "D" (Fail) grade recorded against the student's name.

 

Contact Us


Opening Hours

Monday to Friday  8:00am - 4:30pm,
Closed on weekends and public holidays

Telephone number: +(677) 30447 0r 38262
Monday to Friday 8:00am - 4:30pm,
Closed on weekends and public holidays

In Person:

SAS Office Building
Kukum Campus,
Prince Philip Highway,
Honiara

By Post:

Student Academic Services (SAS)
Solomon Islands National University
Kukum Campus
P. O. Box R113
Honiara
Solomon Islands

Email: sas@sinu.edu.sb