Payments & Payment Procedure for the 2018/2019 Convocation Ceremonies

UNILAG 2019 Convocation - Important Notice

Payments for ALL graduating students for the 2018/2019 Convocation Ceremonies are as outlined below:

  1. Mandatory Payment:

Payment for ALL graduating students for the Convocation Ceremonies:

First DegreeMasters Degree, PGD, M.Phil.Doctorate Degree
  1. Purchase/Hiring:

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

Academic OutfitOutright PurchaseHiring
First Degree₦15,000.00₦5,000.00
Masters Degree, PGD, M.Phil.₦20,000.00₦5,000.00
Doctorate Degree₦40,000.00N/A

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

  1. Return of Academic Outfit:

The deadline for return of all academic outfits shall be August 7, 2021.  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.

  1. 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 ₦50 per day.

Procedure for Payments

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Graduating students are to make all payments by accessing the University website (, complete the form under UNILAG payment portal (student category). Thereafter, the graduating 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 TSAThrough 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 register to attend the Convocation Ceremonies using the link On successful registration, graduating students are to print out their Access Code and present same at the Convocation Venue for admittance to be granted into the J. F. Ade. Ajayi Auditorium. Convocation Brochures are to be collected at the various locations earlier mentioned.  Graduating students are enjoined to attend the Convocation Ceremonies at the time allotted to them.

The Vice-Chancellor, Professor Oluwatoyin T. Ogundipe, 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.

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