How to apply for UNILAG 2018/2019 merit registration exercise for UTME candidates


The 2018/2019 Merit Registration Exercise for all newly admitted UTME undergraduate candidates has been scheduled to hold from Monday, 22nd October to Friday, 9th November, 2018, in various faculties between 9:00a.m. and 3:00p.m. daily. Please note that candidates are to report by 8:30a.m. for the exercise.

Prospective candidates are to check their admission status on JAMB website.

All newly admitted candidates are advised to adhere strictly to the registration schedule and screening procedure as shown below:


Screening procedure

Stage 1:  Uploading of Documents

Login to the Unilag Students Portal (  → students → student login) and fill the biodata form, print the Screening Form.  Students are expected to upload the underlisted documents while filling the Biodata form:

  1. Birth Certificate
  2. Letter of Reference
  3. Testimonial from Secondary Schools attended
  4. Certificate of State of Origin
  5. JAMB Admission Letter
  6. Previous Degree Certificate (DE Students)

Stage 2:   Screening

(A) Proceed to the Faculty for registration as scheduled

(B) Submit four copies of the underlisted documents to the Registration Officer:

  1. Screening Form generated from Stage 1
  2. UTME Result Slip
  3. Unilag Post-UTME Result Slip
  4. O’ Level Result Certificate
  5. (WAEC/NECO) OR Statement of Result with an online version of the result
  6. Letter of Reference from a reputable
  7. Clergyman/Imam/Lawyer/Senior Civil Servant
  8. Birth Certificate/Sworn Declaration of Age
  9. Testimonial from Secondary Schools attended
  10. Certificate of State Of Origin
  11. JAMB Admission Letter
  12. Passport Photographs (12 Copies)

Stage 3: Payment of Fees

  1. Generate pay advice
  2. Proceed to any bank to make payment

Stage 4: Faculty/Departmental Registration

Proceed to the Faculty & Departments for further registration processes


Impersonation is a serious offence and anybody found guilty of this will automatically forfeit his/her admission and may be handed over to Security Operatives.

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DRUG USE: The University has zero tolerance for drug use; hence a compulsory test shall be conducted for all newly admitted students before or after registration.  The admission of newly admitted students that test POSITIVE TO DRUG USE shall be withdrawn.






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