Following the recent suspension of the nine-month industrial action by the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), the Senate of the University of Ilorin has approved the resumption of academic activities for the Rain Semester from Monday, January 11, 2021.
At its 285th Emergency Meeting held virtually via Zoom on Thursday (December 31, 2020), the Senate explained that lectures will, however, be through online platform in line with the directive of the National Universities Commission (NUC).
The resumption of academic activities followed the Senate’s approval of proposals by the Committee of Provost and Deans in their meeting held this Wednesday (December 30, 2020).
Other resolutions of the meeting were:
– There will be 13 weeks of lectures;
-There will be three weeks of Rain Semester Examinations;
-There will be only two weeks for marking and computations of results;
-Training of staff on Virtual Learning between Monday, 4th January and Friday, 8th January, 2021;
-Practical classes will commence after COVID-19 break.
To aspirants, this new development raises signals as few changes will be made in the admission process. However, be rest assured that we are closely monitoring the process and will give you full update as it proceed.