of Abuja, UNIABUJA Remedial Screening, Freshers Registration Procedures 2018/2019
Authorities of the University
of Abuja (UNIABUJA) Remedial programme studies has released the guidelines for screening and registration for all newly admitted students for 2018/2019 academic session.
UNIABUJA Remedial Screening, Registration Guidelines for Newly Admitted Students 2018/2019
All newly admitted students are expected to visit the University of Abuja official portal https://rems.uniabuja.edu.ng (OR, visit the University website www.uniabuja.edu.ng and click on Portal at the top of the page).
On opening, a pop-up form will display instructions on how to use the portal. Clicking on General Information
will also display the instructions.
On the portal, click on the New Students button.
This will lead you to the portal dashboard where the options available
will be displayed. However, those who have previously visited the portal
and have been screened at their faculties can click
on Returning Students to complete their registration.
Carefully follow the instructions below in that
order, for online Admission Checking, Payments and Registration
- CHECK ADMISSION STATUS:
Click on the button ‘Check Admission status’ and
enter your JAMBID in the box provided to check your admission status.
If your status is ‘Not Admitted’, patiently wait for the release of
- ADMISSION NOTIFICATION:
Successful candidates will get a message on the
course they are being offered. To print your Admission Notification, you
are expected to pay the sum of N4,500.00 through REMITA via the
University Portal. NOTE that the system will not allow you to print
Notification of Admission until you pay this fee. DO
NOT PAY CASH TO ANYBODY OR DIRECT TO THE BANK. ALL PAYMENTS MUST BE BY
CARD OR INTERNET BANKING, AND ONLY THROUGH THE UNIVERSITY PORTAL.
THE UNIVERSITY WILL NOT BE RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY
PAYMENT MADE THROUGH OTHER MEANS THAN THE ONE MENTIONED ABOVE.
ALSO NOTE THE REMITA CHARGES 1% PROCESSING FEE ON ALL ITEMS PAID.
- PRINT ADMISSION NOTIFICATION:
Successful students who have paid the Admission
Notification Fee can proceed to click the Print Admission Notification button. Also click on the Download Admission Pack to download
registration documents and other notices. You will be required to supply
your JAMBID and SurName in the boxes provided.
- DEPARTMENTAL SCREENING:
Proceed to Faculty/Department Screening with
your original credentials and Admission Notification printed earlier on.
- AFTER SCREENING:
Successfully screened students should collect
matriculation numbers from the screening officer and wait for 24hrs for
the upload of their matric numbers by the ICT Unit. NOTE that ICT Staff
will only collect matriculation numbers from the screening officers for
uploading. No student should take his matriculation number to ICT staff
- UPDATE BIO-DATA:
Students should login with their Matriculation
Numbers and update their Bio-Data by completing other personal information yet to be filled. NOTE that every information you give is
important and is for the benefit of your studies. Ensure that all fields
are completed in the Bio-Data form. Also check and make sure that your
names are in order as collected from JAMB. CHECK that your surname,
middle name and first name are correctly captured. Please, in case of
error, fill a form for correction of names in the Registry Department.
The names that appear on your admission letter are the names that will
be on your certificate after graduation. There should be no abbreviation
whatsoever in your names. ICT Unit will collect and update all
corrected students information when approved by the Registrar.
- CHANGE YOUR PASS WORD:
It is advisable for students to change their
password from the default password to a customized password and protect
it against hackers for security reasons. It is obligatory on you to
protect your password. Do not allow your password to be used by another
person other than yourself.
- UPLOAD PASSPORT PHOTOGRAPH:
Upload your passport photograph and save it with
your Matriculation Number with the extension .JPG. The size should be as
stipulated on the portal (100×100 pixels, not more than 100kbytes) .
This is very important because your payment receipts will not be valid
without your passport photograph.
- PAY SCHOOL FEES:
Students can pay school fees and other incidental
charges on the portal. They can also print receipts of all
payments. NOTE that using the suggested modes of payment on our portal
is to safeguard your funds and to avoid loss of money during payment
- HOSTEL ACCOMMODATION:
Application for Hostel Accommodation is optional and
should be done through the portal. Click on Hostel Accommodation on the
Dashboard to book for accommodation. Applicants shall be treated based
on first-come-first serve basis.
A period of one week from the date of approval shall
be given to students whose applications have been approved to make
payment. All booked spaces not paid for within one week of booking shall
NOTE that you cannot book more than once. Also make
sure you choose a hostel on the campus where your faculty is located.
PLEASE, DO NOT PAY FOR ACCOMMODATION WITHOUT A BOOKING. THERE WILL BE NO
- EVIDENCE OF PAYMENT OF ACCOMMODATION:
Successful students that have been allocated hostel
accommodation should Print Bed Space Booking Approval, pay Hostel
Accommodation Fee and print evidence of payment. They should also print
Bed Space Allocation Slip and Hostel ID Card. At this point they can
proceed to their various Hostels and see their Hostel Administrators to
occupy their allocated spaces.
- COURSE REGISTRATION:
After screening and Bio-Data Update, click Returning
Students on the main Undergraduate Portal menu. Log in with your
Registration Number and Password. This takes you to your Dashboard where
you can select Course Registration on the left panel. Complete your
Registration by registering all the courses you are expected to offer
this session. NOTE that your Course or Level Coordinator as the case may
be, is assigned to guide you on what to do. You need to know your Level
- MEDICAL REGISTRATION:
Complete the Medical Record Forms downloaded earlier
fill them and visit the University Medical Centre for further
- LIBRARY REGISTRATION:
Visit the University Library and register as a student so that you can have access to Library facilities.
Submission of all verified registration and payments
documents as required by the University in appropriate files as guided
by your Faculty officer
- MATRICULATION OATH:
Signing of Matriculation oath is an important event
in the history of new students. It is only when this is completed that
they are regarded as students of the University of Abuja.