On January 13, the Higher Education Loans Board received hundreds of queries from students who were locked out of its App when trying to obtain a verification code to enable them to check their loan status
“Has your HELB App blocked you after several attempts of trying to get the verification code? Worry not, wait for at least 30 minutes for the App to unblock before attempting once more,” the loans board tweeted in response.
HELB also pointed out that the deadline for submission of HELB remittances is on the 15th of every month and directed new employers to register on the HELB Employer portal.
The loans board also offers Jielimishe Loan to employed students pursuing Professional Courses, Higher National Diploma, Bachelors, Postgraduate-Diploma, Masters, or PhD degrees in Kenya.
Here’s How To Register For A HELB Account
Here you will get a new account creation page. From here all you need to do is provide your National ID details.Next, provide other details like email address and then validate and confirm your sign up
Both Government-sponsored and self-sponsored (SSP) students can access government funding in the facilitation of their placement programs. This is regardless of the institution they are in.
Here’s How to Check Your HELB Loan Status
Want to check your loan status, HELB statement or compliance certificate? You can do so by using the HELB mobile App or the HELB portal.
Alternatively, students can check also check their HELB loan disbursement status through the HELB USSD code: *642#
You can as well get in touch with HELB for any assistance through:
Tel: +254 711 052 000Email : [email protected] Handle: https://twitter.com/HELBpage