Unilag has offered admission to 7,882 out of 42,440 students.

The vice chancellor of university of Lagos, professor Rahamon A.Bello (FAEng) has administered the matriculation oath on the newly admitted students of the university, for 2016/2017 academic session.

A total of 38,140 UTME applicants and 4,310 direct entries, Totalling 42,440 applicants began the selection process. Out of that figure 25,883 candidates scored 200 and above at the UTME while 19, 732 presented themselves for screening.

Those offered provisional admission were 6,506 in the UTME category and 2,238 in the direct entry category, making a total 8,7744.

"Today, after a thorough screening exercise, There are 7,882 of you, representing 18:69 percent of the total number of applicants (UTME & Direct) who have fully scaled the registration procedure,
Whose from this day would become bonafide students of the university of Lagos .

The matriculation ceremony which was held today Friday January 13,2017 in the multipurpose Hall.unilag AKOKA was witnessed by principal officers of the university, registrar of the university Dr (Mrs) Taiwo F.lpaye, and Deans of faculties.

In his address at the event, the vice chancellor congratulated and charged the new students to embrace the zeal to acquire academic excellence for which the university of Lagos is reputed. He also urged them to shun all vices and immoral behiovor