Delta State University Abraka 11th Convocation Ceremony for the 2015/2016 Academic Session

Delta State University Abraka – It is hereby notified for the information of all 2015/2016 graduands (Regular, Sandwich, ISLT, Weekend/Part-Time and Diploma), their parents/guardians and the general public that the 11th Convocation Ceremony of the Delta State University for the Conferment of Higher Degrees, First Degrees, Diplomas and Award of Prizes has been scheduled to hold as indicated below:

Friday, 14th July, 2017
Jumat Service
Time: 2.00Noon
Venue: Prayer Ground, Site III, Main Campus, Abraka

Sunday, 16th July, 2017
Interdenominational Church Service
Time: 10.00am
Venue: Our Saviour's Chapel, Site II, Main Campus

Tuesday, 18th July – Thursday 20th July, 2017
Collection of Academic gowns, Convocation Brochures and Certificate Folders graduands
Time: 9.00 am – 4.00pm
Venue: Faculty Offices in Abraka, Oleh and Asaba Campuses.

Thursday, 20th July, 2017
A.) Vice-Chancellor's Press Conference
Time: 9.00am
Venue: Vice-Chancellor's Confrence Room, SIte II, Abraka

B.) Convocation Exhibition (Organised by the Department of Fine & Applied Art)
Time: 10:00am
Venuew:Bruce Onobrakpeya Art Gallery Site II, Abraka

C.) Hiring of Academic Outfits (First Degree and Diploma Graduands Only)
Academic outfits are available for hire in the Faculty Offices
The cost hiring academic outfits is indicated hereunder.

D.) Convocation Lecture
Date: Friday, 21st July, 2017
Venue: 750 Lecture Hall, Site III, Main Campus, Abraka
Time: 11.00am

Convocation Drama (Organized by the Department of Theatre Arts)
Date: Friday, 21st July, 201
Venue: ATCSAN Hall, Site II, Abraka
Time: 4.00pm

F.) Conferment of Diplomas, First Degrees, Higher Degrees and Award of Prizes
Date: Saturday, 22nd July, 2017
Time: 9.00am
Venue: Indoor Sports Complex, Site III, Main Campus

Hiring of Academic Outfits
First Degree and Diploma Graduands Only:

Diploma and First Degree Graduates are to pay the sum of Ten Thousand (N10,000.00) Naira. Only for the collection of academic gowns. The Sum (N5,000) will be refunded on return of the gown.

Post Graduate Academic Outfits:
Higher Degrees Graduands are to purchase their Academic Gowns from post graduate school as indicated below:
Ph.D Gown – N30,000
Masters Gown – N25,000

Special Information to all Graduands
Graduands are please requested to note the following:
It is mandatory for all graduands to pay for the following items irrespective of attendance at the Convocation Ceremony:
Order of Proceedings N3,000
Certificate, Certificate/Folder N15,000
Delsu @ 25 Years N4,000

Mode of Payment. All payment are to be made to Delsu Recurrent Account No: 6000016978, SKY Bank (and receipt  issued by the Bursary Department of presentation of Bank Teller.

Alumni Fee

Alumni fee of N2,000 is to be paid by all Graduands through DELSU Alumni Account No. 0742001706 Ecobank


Graduates wishing to collect Academic gowns are to deposit the original of their statements of results/certificates (as applicable) in the Faculty Office. These would be returned to their rightful owners including the refundable deposits on return of the gowns in good condition not later than Thursday, 29th June, 2017.

Every graduand is entitled to two guests Invitation cards. The cards will be collected along with academic gown, brochure and scroll in the Faculty Offices. Graduands and their guests are expected to take their seats on the convocation day not later than 9.00am.
Further information can be obtained from the Office of the Deputy Registrar (Senate)