The University of Lagos Alumni Association came into existence in 1969, four (4) years after the first 41 graduates were turned out of the University that was established in 1962. The idea of the Alumni Association was conceived when it was considered necessary to create an organization that would embrace different generations of the University. The body was expected to play a dominant role in the life of the University by reflecting the views of its graduates.


Years of

Founded in 1962, the University of Lagos has, for over 5 decades, provided qualitative and research-oriented education to Nigerians and all those who have entered its domain in search of knowledge. The University has built a legacy of excellence and has been instrumental in the production of top range graduates and academia who have had tremendous impact, directly or indirectly, on growth and development in Nigeria.

New Year Speech by The Alumni President

Greatest Akokites,

As we round off the Year 2023, I heartily congratulate us on the grace to witness the end of the year.
As we transition into the New Year, we are filled with the renewed hope of the grace in a new beginning. The lessons taken and learnt from the past year will fuel our enthusiasm in 2024. As we look back briefly on the year we are about to close, we are thankful for the gift of life and for this we are grateful to the Giver of life.

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