UNICAL Convocation Fee Payment & Gown Collection Notice 2019

University of Calabar (UNICAL) Convocation Fee Payment and Academic Gown Collection Guidelines and Important Notice to Graduands Ahead of the 33rd Convocation Ceremony for 2018/2019 Session.

This is to inform all graduands of the University of Calabar, UNICAL that they are required to obtain their convocation gown from their respective Faculty Officers on the payment of a deposit of N4,000.00 (Four Thousand Naira only).

A refund of N1,000.00(Two Thousand Naira) will be made on the return of the Gown.

Gowns not returned by March 18, 2020 will attract a fine of N1,000,00 per day.

Also Read: UNICAL 33rd Convocation Ceremony Schedule of Events 2019

For Post Graduate School Graduands, the following will apply:
(i) Outright Purchase of Academic Gowns
(a) Ph.D gowns = N59,500.00 each
(b) Masters gowns = N30,000.00 each

(ii) Hiring of Academic Gowns
Masters/PGDs gowns = N12,500.00 each

Please note that all academic gowns hired from the Graduate School must be returned within seven (7) days from the date of the convocation. Defaulters will be sanctioned as appropriate. 

B. Invitation Cards to Parents/Guardians

Two invitation cards will be issued to every Graduand by the Faculty Officers. Each Graduand is therefore entitled to two guests only.

C. Procession

The Convocation Procession will adhere strictly to the Keffi Protocol for the conduct of Convocation.
Graduands should robe and join the procession in their various Faculties. Graduands who do not robe will not be allowed into the convocation grounds. Photographers will not be allowed at the procession. All photographs will be taken after the convocation. 

D. Prizes and Awards

Prizes and Awards will be announced during the convocation. Recipients will collect their awards/prize value on presentation of a letter of award at the University Bursary.

(D) Alumni Membership Registration

Graduands will be expected to complete registration forms for alumni membership from their Faculty Officers and pay membership registration fee.

The University of Calabar administration looks forward to welcoming all her graduands/well-wishers to the 33rd Convocation Ceremony.

For more information, please visit our website: www.unical.edu.ng.

Gabriel O. Egbe, fcai