This article come as a result of a lot of text messages and calls from graduands of University of Uyo asking us if there is a closing date for the payment of graduation gown.
We wish to bring to the notice of those students that there is no official information from the school on when they intend to close the payment.
Below are the information from the school concerning the convocation and the payment for the convocation gown.
The Senate of the University of Uyo wishes to announce to all graduands, parents, guardians and the general public, that the Twenty First Convocation for the conferment of Honorary Degrees, Higher Degrees, First Degrees, and the award of Diplomas, Certificates and Prizes to her 2012/2013 session graduands.
INFORMATION TO GRADUANDS
Graduands are expected to pay the following amounts as applicable to their categories for hiring of gowns, purchase of Order of Proceedings and scrolls at the UNIUYO MicroFinance Bank, University of Uyo, Town Campus: 1) First Degree, Diploma and Certificate: Graduands are to pay a total sum of Four Thousand (N4,000.00) Naira only. 2) Masters Degree and Postgraduate Diploma
Ph.D. graduands are to purchase their gowns at the cost of Forty Thousand (N40,000.00) Naira only, and in addition, pay the sum of Two Thousand (N2,000.00) Naira only, for Order of proceedings and scroll. 4) Each graduand should collect academic gowns and invitation cards for his/her guest from Faculty Officers/Secretary, Postgraduate School. 5) Graduands who are yet to pay the Three Thousand (N3,000.00) Naira Alumni Association fee are requested to do so immediately. 6) The list of all graduands is available on the University website: www.uniuyo.edu.ng.
RETURN OF ACADEMIC GOWNS
All hired academic gowns must be returned to the respective Faculty Officers and Secretary, Postgraduate School, not later than Monday, November 2, 2015. Graduands should obtain clearance notes from Faculty Officers/Secretary, Postgraduate School. Those who fail to comply with this directive would be required to pay the sum of Two Hundred (N200.00) Naira only, as fine for each day of delay in returning the academic gown.
Arrangement has been made by the Office of the Director of Information and Public Relations for the accreditation of members of the press, Photographers and Video Cameramen not later than Wednesday, October 28, 2015. Graduands should please note that only University accredited photographers and video cameramen will be admitted into the Convocation Arena. For further enquiries, please call: 08165169726, 07010175407.
For more update about UNIUYO convocation, click here.