IUO Holds Orientation Program for New Students

Igbinedion University Okada organized an orientation program on Tuesday, October 3, 2023, aimed at welcoming over one thousand new students to the institution. The event took place in the university’s main auditorium in Okada, Edo State. The Vice Chancellor, Professor Lawrence Ikechukwu Ezemonye PhD, FAS, who was represented by the Deputy Vice Chancellor, Professor Ralph Igbinosa Adeghe, delivered an inspiring opening remark.

In his address, Professor Adeghe emphasized the importance of academic commitment and the spirit of unity among the new students. He urged them to remain steadfast in their academic journey and embrace the opportunities presented by Igbinedion University to realize their dreams. The university, he described, serves as a vehicle for growth, research, and development.

The orientation program was attended by members of the university’s management team, including deans, directors, and heads of units. Their presence at the event demonstrated the commitment of the institution to the success and well-being of its students.

The newly admitted students were provided with comprehensive information about the university’s facilities, academic programs, support services, and extracurricular activities. They were also briefed on the university’s rules, regulations, and code of conduct.

During the program, the students had the opportunity to interact with college members, senior students, and representatives from various student organizations. This engagement aimed to foster a sense of community and enable the new students to familiarize themselves with the university’s academic environment.

The orientation program also featured informative sessions on time management, study skills, and campus resources. Additionally, the students were introduced to the university’s library system, laboratories, and research centers, emphasizing the importance of utilizing these facilities to enhance their academic experience.

Furthermore, the event provided a platform for the new students to address any concerns or inquiries they may have had. University staff and student leaders were available to provide guidance and support, ensuring a smooth transition into university life.

Igbinedion University Okada, known for its commitment to excellence in education, aims to empower its students to become leaders in their respective fields. The orientation program served as a stepping stone for the new students, equipping them with the knowledge and resources necessary to thrive academically and personally.

As the program concluded, the university expressed its enthusiasm for the upcoming academic year and wished the new students success in their educational journey. With a strong foundation laid during the orientation, the students are poised to embark on a fulfilling and transformative experience at Igbinedion University Okada

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