“Over 42,000 applied 5,000 were admitted”says LASU VC

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Eletu Suliyat


The Lagos State University ,Prof.Olanrewaju A.Fagbohun,SAN said this during the university 2018/2019 matriculation ceremony ,hold today ,Thursday,23rd May,2019 .at the university Main  auditorium,Main Campus,Ojo,Lagos .

According to the Vice Chancellor ,VC,I congratulate our new students and their indeed tens of thousands of qualified prospective students applied for admission to Lagos State University but those of you seated before me are the chosen ones for the 2018/2019 admission exercise .

“You will set to realize as you progress in your studies in LASU is synonymous with academic innovations,cutting edge research,sagacious and academically active student’s,which makes our students stand out among their colleagues from other institutions whenever they engaged them in intellectual discourse ” he stated .

Speaking during the Matriculation  Ceremony is Dr.Ashiribo Senapon Wusu ,an ex-LASU overall Best graduating student in they year 2008, gave the Motivational talk titled *A Guide to Achieve Academic excellence* to the Matriculating students .

In his word ,Achieving academic excellence is not an easy task.There are prices to be paid in order to be successful ,climbing the ladder of the peak of one’s career requires a lot of hardwork,focus,Sagacious and diligence .


He concluded that ,it is not always what we know or analyzed before one make a decision that makes it a great decision .it is what we do after we make the decision to implement and execute it that makes it a good decision .


However ,The University  Registrar ,Prof.Olayinka,Amuni Muhammad led the Matriculation pledge and also invites the Dean to present their students to the VC.


In attendance were ,The Deputy vice chancellor (administration ) Deputy Vice chancellor (academics),The university Librarian ,Acting Dean of Students Affairs,Deans of Faculties ,Provost of LASUCOM,H.OD,Parents and LASU live band.

The matriculation ceremony  was wrapped with presenting a plague to the keynote Speaker ,Dr.Wusu who renderd the motivational talk .

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