Have you applied for HEF Loan this year? Have you received your  loan? Many students are now Smilling after HEF made a big disbursement of funds recently as schools reopen. 
Checking your Higher Education Funding (HEF) loan status is crucial for students who rely on these funds to finance their education. Here’s a comprehensive guide on how to do it:

To find out if your loan application was successful approved and loan disbursement was made follow the following guidelines:

  1. Visit HELB website and login
  2. Click on "loan status" 
  3. Click on "Disbursement"  a form indicating your loan disbursement status will appear
  4. You can check amount awarded and date disbursed
You can also check your loan disbursement status through your bank account that you used during first time registration.
Students with HEF smart card can use it to check their loan disbursement status via their bank ATM. Remember that the smart card has three parts, tuition, upkeep and general use. Amount in the tuition part cannot be withdrawn.

Alternatively, you can check Your HEF loan disbursement status through the HEF USSD code: *642#
On your feature phone dial*642#
Select login option
Choose loan application and disbursement
Select loan disbursement

You will receive an SMS concerning your loan disbursement status.
Students registered with Surepay will receive sms notification when funds are disbursed via mpesa.

How To Contact HEF 

You can as well contact HELB for any assistance through: 
Cell +254 711 052 000
Email : contactcentre@helb.co.ke
Alternatively, you can ask HELB on their Official social media platforms Facebook and Twitter.



  1. have a problem with loging in to check my disbursement

  2. I wanted to enquire whether my loan application was valid

  3. I applied for a loan on 27th,up today's is still is pending and disbursing,what's wrong.

  4. I applied my loan on 28th of December 2021 but till now I have not received any message from helb,,why?

  5. mbona helb haitoki jamani


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