Lagos State University (LASU) Senate in a memo dated 14th February has fixed Monday, February 24th as the resumption date for the school, shut down three weeks ago following students unrest.
The university was shut on 23 January after students protested over the closure by the school’s management of the online registration portal for the semester’s examination.
After several hours of deliberations of the Senate made up of Provosts, Deans and Directors, it was directed that the university be re-opened to allow final year students across all departments to sit for their 2012/2013 academic session second semester examinations and meet up with National Youth Service Corps Batch B mobilisation in June, 2014.
Students’ resumption would be in 3 phases, with final year students resuming first. Below is the resumption details;
A. Final year students
i) 24th February,2014 – Re-opening of the University for Final Year Students Only
ii) 24th & 25th Feb,2014 – University portal opens for Final Year Students only till 12 Midnight of 25th Feb, 2014.
iii) 26th -27th Feb,2014 – Capturing and production of Exam Dockets.
iv) 28th of Feb 2014 – Collection of Exam Docket
V) Monday, 3rd March, 2014 – Commencement of Exam for Final Year Students.
B. Fresh Students. i) 10th-13th March 2014 – Screening Exercise for fresh Students
ii) 13th-14th March 2014 – Verification Exercise.
iii) 17th March, 2014 – Commencement of Registration of Fresh Students & Lectures
iv) 26th-27th March 2014- Orientation Programme for Fresh Students
V) 28th March,2014 – Matriculation of Fresh Students.
C. Resumption of Students in Other Levels.
i) 1st April,2014. – Resumption of Students in Other Levels
ii) 1st-2nd April, 2014 – Re-Opening of University Portal till 12 Midnight of 2nd April,2014.
iii) 3rd-4th April,2014 – Preparation for Exam & Production of Exam Dockets.