Orientation Session

Orientation takes place on Wednesday, August 30 to Saturday, September 2, 2017 at the Great Hall, and is compulsory for all Level 100 students. The schedule for orientation is outlined below:



DAY 1:       Wednesday, August 30, 2017


Time Topic
9.00 - 9.15 a.m Welcome message from Vice Chancellor & Registrar / Overview of University of Ghana
9.20 - 9.50a.m Your responsibility as a Junior Member in the University of Ghana
9.55 - 11.00a.m Surviving the Challenges of University Life/Careers and Counselling
11.05 - 11.40a.m Keeping Safe on Campus
11.45 - 12.15p.m Interaction with Office of Students with Special Needs


DAY 2:       Thurday August 31, 2017

Time Topic
9.00 - 10.00a.m  Interaction with the University of Ghana Computing Systems and the Finance Directorate
10.05 - 11.05a.m Financial Aid in the University of Ghana: Interaction with Students Financial Aid Office/ Students Loan Trust Fund.
11.10 - 11.40a.m.

Interaction with Anti-Sexual Harassment Committee

1.00 - 3.00p.m. Interaction with Colleges


DAY 3:       Friday September 1, 2017

Time Topic
9.00 - 9.30a.m Academic Quality Assurance in the University of Ghana
9.35 - 10.05a.m Getting to know the University Library System
10.10 - 10.40a.m Sports in the University of Ghana
10.45 - 11.15a.m The University Health Care System: Students’ Health Needs/Sexual and Reproductive Health Issues
11.20 - 11.50a.m Students Governance and Social Life: Interaction with the SRC


Afternoon Session: Interaction with Colleges

Date: Thursday August 31, 2017

Time: 1.00 - 3.00pm

College of Humanities and College of Education/ City Campus

Venue: Great Hall


College of Health Sciences

Venue: R. S. Amegashie Auditorium (Business School)


College of Basic & Applied Sciences

Venue: G.C.B. Auditorium


There are plans to organize campus tours by bus, as part of the Orientation, in the afternoon of Wednesday 30th August and Friday September 1st. More information will be made available in due course.