FUAM Notice on Compulsory Use of ID Cards for Identification

Joseph Tarka University (JTU) formerly Federal University of Agriculture Makurdi (FUAM) Important Notice to all Students on Compulsory Use of Students Identity (I.D) Cards, Admission Letter/Acceptance Letter as Means of Identification on School Campus.

The Students Union President and the Chief Security Officer have directed that all students have their Identity cards or any information that will identify them as students in order to enable the school security personnel carry out their duties more effectively ensuring the protection of lives and properties.


This has become compulsory as security personnel will carry out operations to arrest those who are not students but hanging around school premises to instigate and perpetuate criminal activities within the school.

Anybody without students identification or anything like admission letters or acceptance letter to identify you as a student shall be arrested and handover to the police for further investigations

Moreso, Students without ID cards or proofs of studentship shall not be allowed to access the school gate nor examination venues.

Please move along with your ID Card/Admission Letter/Acceptance Letter to avoid been embarrassed by the security. Help the security to protect you and your belonging. Our safety is their priority on campus.

Furthermore, the Application and submission of ID card forms for first-year students (100l) has commenced and is in progress at the security head office.

Requirements: Admission letter/acceptance letter school fees receipt and 2 passports photographs.