UNILAG Convocation Fee, Academic Outfit & Certificates Collection
University of Lagos (UNILAG) 53rd Convocation Fee, Academic Outfit (Gown, Hood & Cap), Certificate Folder and Convocation Brochure Payment Guidelines and Collection Procedures for Graduates 2020/2021 Session.
The Authorities of the University of Lagos has announced the  Payment procedure for ALL graduating students for the collection of Complete Academic Outfit (Gown, Hood & Cap), Certificate Folder and Convocation Brochure.
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Payments for ALL graduating students for the 2020/2021 Convocation Ceremonies are as outlined below:


Mandatory Payment:

Payment for ALL graduating students for the Convocation Ceremonies:

First Degree Masters Degree, PGD, M.Phil. Doctorate Degree
₦20,000.00 25,000.00 25,000.00

Purchase/Hiring:

Gown, Hood & Cap shall be obtained at the following cost:

Academic Outfit Outright Purchase Hiring
First Degree ₦20,000.00 ₦10,000.00
Masters Degree, PGD, M.Phil. ₦25,000.00 ₦10,000.00
Doctorate Degree ₦45,000.00 N/A

Academic outfit will be available at the College, School of Postgraduate Studies, Faculties and the Distance Learning Institute.


Return of Academic Outfit:

The deadline for return of all academic outfits shall be Thursday, February 16, 2023, while those who fail to return the outfit by Thursday, February 16, 2023 shall pay a penalty of N5,000.00 on return of the gown.  Individuals who return the hired academic outfits shall be entitled to a refundable fee of ₦2,500.00 only while those who fail to return the outfit shall be made to bear the cost for outright purchase (₦15,000.00) before clearance is issued.


Collection of Certificates:

All graduating students are expected to collect their certificates within three (3) months after Convocation.  Failure to collect will attract a demurrage of N50 per day.


Procedure for Payments

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Graduating students are to make all payments by accessing the University website (www.unilag.edu.ng), complete the form under UNILAG payment portal (student category). Thereafter, students are to proceed to any bank of their choice with the RRR generated, for payment as appropriate.  Copies of bank teller and payment advice bearing bank confirmation should be taken to the College, School of Postgraduate Studies, Faculties and Distance Learning Institute as appropriate. University of Lagos TSA Through Remita
Alumni Registration Fee to be paid into UNILAG Alumni Association Accounts are as follows:
  • First Degree (₦2,000.00)
  • Postgraduate (₦2,500.00)
United Bank for Africa (UBA) A/C:                         –              1000034082
WEMA Bank Plc A/C:                                                    –              0121188199
ECO Bank Plc A/C:                                                          –              1962000847
Access Bank Plc A/C:                                                     –              0043655942
Guaranty Trust Bank Plc A/C:                                   –              0019787148

Invitation Cards for Graduating Students

Each graduating student shall be granted access into the J.F. Ade. Ajayi Auditorium on first-come, first-served basis. Convocation Brochures are to be collected at the School of Postgraduate Studies. Graduating students are enjoined to attend the Convocation Ceremonies punctually.

The Vice-Chancellor, Professor Folasade Tolulope Ogunsola, FAS on behalf of the entire University community congratulates all graduating students.  Please be assured that certificates would be ready for collection immediately after each ceremony upon the presentation of all necessary clearance.

Wishing you all blissful ceremonies.