APPROVED 2015/2016 ACADEMIC CALENDAR

OCTOBER, 2015

1. Thursday, October 1 National Day
2. Friday, October 2 Long vacation day
3. Monday, October 5 Old students return and commerce online registration for the 2015/2016 session.
4. Tuesday, October 6 New students arrive Campus and commerce online registrations
5. Wednesday, October 7 Lectures begin for old students
6. Tuesday, October 20 Normal registration ends for old students. Late registration
7. Wednesday, October 27 Senate Meeting.

NOVEMBER, 2015

1. Thursday, November 5 Online registration ends for old students.
2. Wednesday, November 25 Committee of Deans Meeting

DECEMBER 2015

1. Wednesday, December 2 University Congregation, Uli Campus
2. Wednesday, December 16 Senate Meeting
3. Saturday, December 19 Christmas/New Year Break Begins for staff and all students.

JANUARY, 2016

1. Friday, January 8 Christmas/New Year Break ends
2. Monday, January 11 All fresh and old students return to Campus and continue with lectures.
3. Wednesday, January 20 Senate Meeting
4. Thursday, January 21 – Friday, January 22

 

Orientation for new students at Uli and Igbariam Campuses.
5. Friday, January 29 Lectures end for all students after 13 weeks

FEBRUARY, 2016

1. Monday, February 1 – Friday, February 5 Revision week.
2. Thursday, February 4 University Community Prayer session and 16th Matriculation Ceremony at Uli Campus.
3. Friday. February 5 University Community Prayer session and 16th Matriculation Ceremony at Igbariam Campus.
4. Monday, February 8 First Semester Examinations begin.
5. Friday, February 26 First Semester Examinations end. Students commence 2 weeks break.

MARCH, 2016

1. Monday, March 14 All Students return and commence online Registration and lectures for the second semester.
2. Thursday, March 17 7th Convocation lectures
3. Friday, March 18 7th Convocation Ceremonies
4. Friday, March 25 Good Friday (Public Holiday)
5. Sunday, March 27 Easter Sunday.
6. Monday, March 28 Easter Monday (Public Holiday)
7. Wednesday, March 30 Senate Meeting

APRIL, 2016

1. Friday, April 15 Online Registration ends for all students.
2. Tuesday, April 19 Vice-Chancellor’s interactive session with students at Igbariam Campus.
3. Wednesday, April 20 Vice-Chancellor’s interactive session with students at Uli Campus.
4. Monday, April 18 –Saturday, April 23 Student’s Union week at Uli, Igbariam and Awka Campuses.

MAY, 2016

1. Sunday, May 1 Workers day
2. Tuesday, May 10 Vice-Chancellor’s interactive session with staff in Igbariam Campus.
3. Wednesday, May 11 Vice-Chancellor’s interactive session with staff in Uli Campus.
4. Wednesday, May 25 Senate Meeting
5. Sunday, May 29 Democracy Day

JUNE, 2016

1. Friday, June 13 Second semester lectures end for all students.
2. Monday, June 6 – Friday, June 10 Revision week
3. Wednesday, June 8 Committee of Deans Meeting
4. Monday, June 20 Second semester examinations begin

JULY, 2016

1. Friday, July 8 Second semester examinations end. Students vacate Campus for the long vacation.
2. Tuesday. July 12 Regularization exercise for Academic Staff.
3. Wednesday, July 13 Regularization exercise for Senior Administrative and Technical Staff and Junior Staff.
4. Tuesday, July 19 – Wednesday, July 20 2016 A & P (Academic) Appraisal meeting. Council Chamber, Igbariam Campus.
5. Tuesday, July 26 – Wednesday, July 27 2016 A & P (SATS) Appraisal meeting. Council Chamber, Igbariam Campus.

AUGUST, 2016

1. Tuesday, August 2 – Wednesday, August 27 2016 A&P (Junior Staff) Appraisal meeting. Council Chamber, Igbariam Campus.
2. Wednesday, August 17 Special Senate to approve 2015/2016 Degree Examination results and the 2016/2017 Academic Calendar.

SEPTEMBER, 2016

1. Wednesday, September 28 Committee of Deans Meeting
2. Friday, September 30 Long Vacation ends
 

2016/2017 SESSION

 

OCTOBER, 2016

1. Saturday, October 1 National Day
2. Monday, October 3 New students return and commerce online registration for the 2016/2017 session.
3. Tuesday, October 4 Old students return and commerce online registration for the 2016/2017 session.
4. Wednesday, October 26 Senate Meeting

R. A. OKECHUKWU, fcai

Acting Registrar