UNICAL Notice to Students.
This is to inform the general public, especially our dear students that the Senate of the University of Calabar has approved Friday 5th February, 2021 as resumption date of academic activities for the 2019/2020 academic session.
The University Management wishes to remind students that:
Arrangements have been put in place for virtual teaching and learning using online support teaching.
Our ICT Unit has developed robust E learning platform to ensure seamless teaching, especially for large classes.
Students are advised to come along with their laptops, IPAD, Android or smart phones to be able to effectively key into this new method.
The time table Committee has been directed to spread lectures schedule across the six days of the week.
Consequently, years 1 and graduating class lectures holds from Monday through Wednesday while years 2 & 3 lectures will hold from Thursday through Saturday.
students must observe social distancing and avoid clustering anywhere outside or inside the classrooms.
Conscious of the increasing spread of the second wave of Covid-19 pandemic, Management has put in place mechanisms for the prevention, control and management of the dreaded disease.
Students coming back to school must complement the efforts of Management by religiously adhering to all covid19 precautionary guidelines as approved by NCDC and the PTF, while on campus.
Please note that the University policy on ‘no squatting in the Hostel’ is still in force. Students residing in the hostels are please reminded to take note.
There shall be mandatory temperature check at the entrance to the Hostels, classrooms, offices and other entry points.
Students should willingly submit themselves for these checks.
Hand washing materials will be strategically positioned for use by all.
The task force shall ensure that students maintain social distancing and avoid body contacts at all times.
Our Entrepreneurial centre have been mandated to mass- produce quality hand sanitizers for distribution to the public at highly subsidized rates. Students are at liberty to buy their own sanitizers and use them regularly.
Please note also, that it is compulsory for all students, staff and visitors to the university to wear face masks while on campus.
The taskforce shall enforce and ensure strict compliance to these guidelines.
Thanks for reading. UNICAL Notice to Students