How to update your profile

Manage your account settings and make your U Afya profile show you at your best! Follow these simple steps to complete your profile:


Step 1: Go to My Profile

Once you log in to your U Afya , click kwa jina yakopale top left ikupeleke kwa profile yako.

Unaweza edit Personal Details, view your Achievements, make Friends and view your Friends’ Activities. You can also track your own activities under My Activities.

Step 2: Update your profile info

Click on the Personal Details button.

Click on the Edit button to upload a photo.

You can update your name, photo, gender, birthday, contact info na location. Notice the privacy button too, you will need to use that later.

Your profile photo is very important especially if your friends want to send you an invite. Also, do not forget to add your birthday so your friends do not miss it!

Is your mobile number correct?

Kama unataka kuchange password yako, we will send an SMS to your mobile number with a link you can click on to create a new password!

Make sure your email address is up to date too. This will make it easier for you to change your password.


Step 3: Edit your Display Name

Your Display Name hides your first and last name from other community members.

Step 4: Set advanced Privacy

Your profile is visible to other U Afya members, but you can choose to change that. Use the Privacy buttons to decide what is public and private. If you want, you can choose to share certain things only with friends!

You can also scroll to the bottom of your profile and click on the Privacy Settings button under Account Settings.

We recommend that you do not share any contact details - your safety is important to us.

Step 5: Update your Account Settings

if you want to update your password, click on the Change Password button at the bottom of your profile.

You will be asked to type in your current password and a new password. Click on the Change Password Button to save your new password.

To change your subscription preferences, click on Subscriptions.

If you want to unsubscribe from getting U Afya messages, update your preferences by clicking on the “No” buttons. Then click “Save”.

Important: You will still receive messages through SMS or email to verify your contact information or change your password, regardless ya preferences zako.

Do you want to delete your account?

If you do not want to be part of the U Afaya community any more, unaweza delete account yako permanently. Ukifanya hivi, information yote kwa profile yako itatolewa and you will not be able to login to your U Afya account.


Deleting your account on U Afya is permanent and cannot be changed.

Under Account Settings, go to the Delete My Account button. Now, click on Delete My Account button to proceed and delete your account or click Cancel if you do not want to anymore.

Now that you know how to update your profile, go ahead and make it your own! Go to My Profile.

Do you need help?

Ukiwa na shida yoyote na any part of U Afya, send your questions in the Feedback section. Join us on Whatsapp ama call us on 0720022885.