The management of Federal University Dutse with regard to the forth coming convocation ceremony wishes to inform all graduating students as follows; -All graduands are expected to sign for and collect their academic gowns from the Academic Office: – Graduands are expected to pay N2,000.00 at the Bursary for Academic gowns and N3,000.00 for Alumni Association registration. Payment receipt should be presented at the Academic Office. – Please note that academic gowns must be returned not later than Monday 13th February, 2017 from 9:00 a.m. Failure to return the gowns and hoods by the prescribed date shall attract a fine of N2,000.00 per day. -Graduands are requested to assemble at the Convocation square on Saturday, the 11th of February, 2017 between 7:00a.m. and 7:30a.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 9:30 a.m Commercial Photographers/Video Operators are requested to register and obtain clearance for operation at the Students’ Affairs Division. -All Graduating Students must wear the prescribed academic gowns. The Security Officer will strictly enforce the “No gown, No entry” policy. -No form of luggage or handbags will be allowed at the convocation square. Graduands are advised, without exception to comply with this information -All guests of the university (properly identified with their Invitation cards) are to be seated not later than 9:30a.m. -Three (3) parking lots have been provided for use at the Convocation Venue. Guests are to park their cars in areas Indicated in their Invitation cards. Note: Graduands are not allowed to leave the convocation venue before the end of the ceremony. Graduands are strongly advised to comply with these arrangements.