UoN admits 10,000 freshmen for the academic year 2022–2023.

10,000 new students have been admitted to the University of Nairobi.
4,000 Module II students and 6,000 Module I students who were all placed by KUCCPS and who underwent the necessary procedures, including document verification and biometrics.

On September 19, 2022, a physical report was made by the first years.

They will register with the university and go undergo a week-long orientation up until September 25, 2022, on Sunday.

The first-year class will go through orientation with each faculty member and campus.
The Vice Chancellor will give a speech in Taifa Hall on September 22, 2022, starting at 2.30 p.m.

The Vice Chancellor welcomed the students during his live talk on Friday, September 16, 2022, and assured them that the UoN community was ready to meet them.
The Inter and Intra Faculty Transfer Portal will be active from September 26, 2022, to October 9, 2022, for students who seek to switch from one program to another. He also revealed certain crucial dates for first-year students to keep in mind.

The university fraternity was urged by Prof. Stephen Kiama to assist the students as they adjust to and settle in their new setting.