The University of Calabar (UNICAL) has directed all newly admitted students to pay pay an acceptance fee of N15,000.00 only at Unical Micro Finance Bank (UMFB) with A/C No. 0110416443 and Union Bank A/C No. 0040986532.
Meanwhile freshmen will be expected to resume on Friday, January 29, 2016 for the 2015/2016 Academic Session.
The University of Calabar is a university situated in Calabar, Cross River State, southeastern Nigeria. It is one of Nigeria’s second generation universities. The University of Calabar was a campus of the University of Nigeria until 1975. The architecture was designed by John Elliott. It was established by decree to fulfill this traditional mandate, its motto “Knowledge for Service”.
The Vice Chancellor is Prof.James Epoke. The Registrar is Mr. Moses Abang. The University of Calabar was one of the foremost Nigerian Universities to automate students’ registration processes through the College Portal, and has taken a step further to automate her alumni relations which includes an online transcript request and processing first of its kind in the country.
The male students are known as Malabites, while the female students are Malabresses. The male hostel is called Malabo. This was a result of challenges faced by the students at a time which coincided with the suffering experienced in Malabo by Nigerian deportees from Equatorial Guinea (whose capital is Malabo) at the time