Academic Calender 2018/2019



IGBINEDION UNIVERSITY, OKADA
UNIVERSITY CALENDAR
FOR 2018/2019 ACADEMIC SESSION
FIRST SEMESTER
DATE EVENT
Friday, 11th September, 2018 Honorable Chancellor’s Birthday
Saturday 29th September, 2018 Fresh Students Come into Residence
Monday 1st October, 2018 National Independence Day
Tuesday, 2nd October, 2018 College Board Meetings
Tuesday, 2nd October – Wednesday 3rd October Orientation for Fresh Students
Tuesday, 2nd October – Friday 5th October One-Stop-Shop Registration for Fresh Students
Thursday 4th October, 2018 Senate Meeting
Saturday 6th October, 2018 Returning Students Come into Residence
Monday 8th October, 2018 Lectures Begins for Fresh Students
Monday 8th October – Friday 12th October, 2018 One-Stop-Shop Registration for Returning Students
Wednesday, 10th October, 2018 Senior Staff Disciplinary Committee Meeting
Monday 15th October, 2018 Lectures Begins for all Students
Monday 15th October – Monday 22nd October, 2018 Late Registration Begins for all Students (with fee of N50,000.00)
Monday 22nd October, 2018 College Board Meetings
Monday 22nd October, 2018 Student Disciplinary Committee Meeting
Monday 22nd October – Wednesday 24th October 2018 Continuous Assessment I
Wednesday 24th October, 2018 Students Consultative Forum
Wednesday 31st October, 2018 Senior Staff Disciplinary Committee
Thursday 1st November, 2018 Senate Meeting
**Wednesday 7th November, 2018 Late Orientation for Fresh Students
Monday, 12th November, 2018 Students Disciplinary Committee
Thursday 15th November, 2018 Inaugural Lecture
Thursday 22nd November, 2018 16th Convocation Lecture
Friday 23rd November, 2018 Award of First Degrees
Graduation Dinner
Saturday, 24th November, 2018 Award of Higher Degrees/Conferment of Honorary Degrees
Monday, 3rd December, 2018 Students Consultative Forum
Monday, 3rd December, 2018 University Service of Nine Lessons and Carols
Tuesday, 4th December – Thursday 13th December, 2018 Mid-Semester Examinations (This MUST be conducted using the CBT Evaluation System) including GST, EPS and CSP.
Thursday, 6th December, 2018 Senate Meeting
Tuesday, 18th December, 2018 University Closes for Christmas
Wednesday 2nd January, 2019 University Reopens
Lectures Resume
College Board Meeting
Thursday 3rd January, 2019 University Day of Prayer
Senior Staff Disciplinary Committee
Pre-Matriculation Orientation Programme
Friday, 4th January, 2019 University Lecture
Saturday 12th January, 2019 20th Matriculation Ceremony/Parents Consultative Forum
Thursday 17th January, 2019 College Board Meetings/Inaugural Lecture
Friday, 1st  February, 2019 Lecture End for First Semester
Thursday, 7th February, 2019 Senate Meeting
Adverts for Admission into Undergraduate & Postgraduate Programmes
Monday, 11th – Friday 15th February, 2019 First Semester GST Examinations (Including CSP & EPS)
Monday, 18th February, 2019 First Semester Examinations Continue
Friday 1st March, 2019 First Semester Examinations End
Saturday 2nd March, 2019 First Semester Vacation
Monday 4th March, 2019 Student Disciplinary Committee for First Semester Examinations
Thursday, 14th March, 2019 College Boards Meet on First Semester Results
SECOND SEMESTER
DATE EVENT
Friday 15th March, 2019 Students Return for Second Semester
Monday 18th March, 2019 Lectures Begin
Student Disciplinary Committee
Tuesday 19th March, 2019 Senate Examinations and Ethics Committee on First Semester Examination Results
Wednesday 20th March, 2019 Senior Staff Disciplinary Committee
Thursday, 21st March, 2019 Senate Meeting to Consider First Semester Examination Results
Monday, 25th March, 2019 Continuous Assessment I
Wednesday, 27th March, 2019 Students Consultative Forum
Friday, 29th March, 2019 University Lecture
Thursday, 4th April, 2019 Senate Meeting
Wednesday, 10th April, 2019 Student Disciplinary Committee
Thursday, 11th April, 2019 Inaugural Lecture
Friday, 19th – Monday, 22nd April, 2019 Easter Break
Tuesday, 23rd April, 2019 Lectures Resume
Wednesday, 24th April, 2019 Students Consultative Forum
Thursday, 25th April, 2019 Call for Staff Appraisals and Promotions
College Board Meeting
Wednesday 1st May, 2019 National Workers Day
Thursday 2nd May, 2019 Senate Meeting
Thursday 2nd May, 2019 Senior Staff Disciplinary Committee
Monday 6th May – Wednesday 16th May, 2019 Mid-Semester Examinations (CBT – Including,GST,CSP & EPS)
Thursday 9th May, 2019 University Day of Thanksgiving
Friday 10th May, 2019 Foundation Day Lecture
Monday, 13th May, 2019 Student Disciplinary Committee
Wednesday, 15th May, 2019 Application for Postgraduate Programmes Closes
Thursday, 16th May, 2019 College Board Meetings
Thursday 23rd May, 2019 Inaugural Lecture
Wednesday, 29th May, 2019 Students Consultative Forum
Friday, 31st May, 2019 Senior Staff Disciplinary Committee
Thursday, 6th June, 2019 Senate Meeting
Friday, 7th June, 2019 Second Semester Lectures End
Tuesday11th  – Friday 14th  June, 2019 Second Semester GST Examination (Including CSP & EPS)
Monday, 17th June, 2019 Second Semester Examinations Continue
Students Disciplinary Committee
Friday, 28th June, 2019 Second Semester Examinations Ends
Saturday, 29th June, 2019 Long Vacation Begins (Except for a Category of Students in College of Health Sciences)
Wednesday, 3rd July, 2019 Students Disciplinary Committee for Second Semester Examinations
Friday, 12th July, 2019 College Board Meet to Consider Second Semester Results
Monday, 8th July – Friday 2nd August, 2019 Make-up Examination Session I
Wednesday, 24th July, 2019 Senate Exams and Ethics Committee on Second Semester Examination Results
Thursday, 25th July, 2019 Senate Meets to Consider Second Semester Results
Saturday, 27th July, 2019 Screening for Undergraduate Admissions
Monday, 29th July, 2019 Students Disciplinary Committee
Monday, 5th August – Friday 23rd August, 2019 Make-up Examination Session II
Wednesday 7th August, 2019 Senior Staff Disciplinary Committee
Saturday, 24th August – Monday, 23rd September, 2019 Industrial Training for Engineering Students
Monday, 26th August, 2019 Students Disciplinary Committee for Make-up Examination
Thursday 5th September, 2019 Special Senate
Monday, 9th September, 2019 College Board Meeting for Make-up Examination Results
Tuesday, 10th September, 2019 Senate Exams & Ethics Committee on Make-up Exam Results
Honorable Chancellor’s Birthday Lecture
Wednesday 11th September, 2019 Honorable Chancellor’s Birthday
Thursday 12th September, 2019 Senate Meeting to Consider Make-up Examination Results
Thursday 26th September, 2019 University Lecture
Saturday 28th September, 2019 Fresh Students come into Residence for First Semester 2019/2020
NOTES:
1st Semester
13 Weeks of Lecture
2 Weeks of Examination
2nd Semester
13 Weeks of Lecture
2 Weeks of Examinations
2 Weeks Holiday before Make-up Programme
Make-up Programme
6 Weeks of Lectures/Examinations
5 Weeks of Holiday after Make-up Programme
Key
** – Tentative Date