Date: Saturday, 30th July, 2016
Time: 8.00 a.m.
Venue: Forecourt of Central Administration Block, UPSA
The 8 Congregation will involve:
I. Conferment of honorary doctorate degree.
ii. The following school and faculties will be presenting their graduating students:
- School of Graduate Studies
- Faculty of Accounting and Finance
- Faculty of Management Studies
- Faculty of Information Technology and Communication Studies
Registration for the Congregation:
Students who successfully completed their programmes of study in May 2016 and wish to be presented at the Congregation are requested to follow the procedure below to
register for the ceremony:
(I) Pay the graduation fee at any branch of Access Bank Ltd and log on to https://www.interpayafrica.com/upsa/student to disburse the payment.
(ii) Follow the link upsa.edu.gh/graduation to complete the process of registration on-line.
(iii) Present the “interpay disbursement print-out” and proof of registration to Room 7, Academic Affairs Directorate for validation.
All Graduands are required to pay a non-refundable fee of GH¢280.00 to cover cost of Congregation brochure, printing of certificate, hiring of academic gown and administrative charges.
Closing Date for Registration:
Thursday, 28th July, 2016. No late registration will be entertained after this date.
List of Graduands: Available on all University's notice boards and website
Collection and Return of the Academic Gown:
Use your proof of registration and the interpay disbursement print-out to collect the gown from the UPSA Stores starting from Tuesday, 26th July, 2016.
Deadline for the collection of the gown is Friday, 29th July, 2016 at 5.00 p.m.
Graduands are requested to return the academic gowns latest by Wednesday, 3rd August, 2016. Failure to do so will attract a penalty of GH¢50.00 per day.
Rehearsal: Compulsory rehearsal will be held for those to be presented at the Forecourt of the University on Friday, 29th July, 2016 at 3.00 p.m.
Those to be presented will be expected to be seated at the Forecourt by 7.30 a.m. on Saturday, 30th July, 2016 in the appropriate academic gown worn preferably over suit/jacket with UPSA neck tie or UPSA scarf in the case of ladies.
Note: Graduands are to note that those who fail to attend the ceremony will equally be required to pay the same amount before their certificates are released to them.
All Alumni, the general public and well-wishers are cordially invited