National Open University, NOUN Convocation
Evidence of payment of a fee of Fifteen Thousand Naira (N15,000.00) for the use of academic gowns and Convocation Register.
A duly completed and authenticated clearance form issued at the Study Centre. The sum of Five Thousand Naira (N5,000.00) will be refunded upon the return of the academic gowns and hoods to the respective Study Centres.
➡Please note that both items must be returned not later than Tuesday, 31st March 2020 from 9.00 a.m. Failure to return the Noun convocation gowns and hoods by the prescribed date shall attract a fine of N1, 000.00 per day.
How To Pay To Collect NOUN Convocation Gowns
This is to generate remita number for the payment of Convocation Registration and Academic Gown Fee of N15,000 which Upon return of the academic gown in good condition, within the stipulated time, a refund of N5,000 will be made into the student’s bank account.
How it works:
☑Log on to www.remita.net
☑Pay a Federal Government Agency
☑Type in National Open University of Nigeria
☑Description: Type reason for payment, e.g. CONVOCATION REGISTER and GOWN FEE
☑Name of Student and Matric Number (e.g.: Jane Ada Udo NOU123456789)
☑Select bank branch
✔Take the RRR to any commercial bank for payment
✴Ensure to collect the RRR receipt from the bank which will be presented at the respective Study Centres.
TRENDING: NOUN 2020 Graduands Clearance Requirement
Public Announcements for the NOUN Convocation Ceremony
All Graduands are requested to assemble at the designated location(s) at the Noun Convocation Arena on Saturday, 28th March between 6:30 a.m. and 8:00 a.m. They must be fully robed and on a queue according to their Faculties.
NO ONE, INCLUDING GRADUANDS AND THEIR PARENTS/ GUARDIANS, WILL BE ADMITTED INTO THE VENUE AFTER 9:00 A.M.
Commercial photographers/video operators are requested to register to obtain clearance for operation. They are to register at the underlisted location between 9:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. from Monday, 23rd March, 2020
▶All Graduating Students must wear the prescribed academic gowns. Security officers will strictly enforce the “No gown, No entry” Policy.
▶Other NOUN Convocation Ceremony Information to Graduands
No form of luggage or handbags will be allowed at the arena. Graduands are advised, without exception, to comply with this directive.
To access the Convocation Arena, each graduand is required to present a tally which bears his/her Faculty name and a number. The tally will be distributed at the entrance on a “first-come-first-served” basis.
▶It is a breach of security to find a graduand seated in the Arena without a tally assigned to him/her. All guests of the University (properly identified with their invitation cards) are to be seated not later than 9.30 a.m.
▶Parking lots have been provided for use at the Convocation venue. Guests are to park their cars in areas indicated in their invitation cards.
REMEMBER THAT GRADUANDS ARE NOT ALLOWED TO LEAVE THE CONVOCATION VENUE BEFORE THE END OF THE CEREMONY. GRADUANDS ARE STRONGLY ADVISED TO COMPLY WITH THESE ARRANGEMENTS.