The Chairman and Senate of the Sokoto State University, the Directorate of Academic Planning Unit of Sokoto State University under the approval of the University Management has published the 2017/2018 Proposed Academic Calendar.
Sokoto State University 2017/2018 Academic Calendar Schedule – First Semester
1. Registration of New Students- Monday 16th October- Friday 3rd November, 2017 [3 Weeks]
2. Registration of Returning Students- Monday 6th November- Friday 17th November, 2017 [2 Weeks]
3. Matriculation – Monday 20th November, 2017 [1 Day]
4. Late Registration of all Students/Orientation of New Students/Add or Drop- Tuesday 21st November- Friday 24th November, 2017 [4 Days]
5. First Semester Lectures- Tuesday 21st November- Tuesday 19th December, 2017 [3 Weeks]
6. Mid-Semester Break Wednesday 20th December- Saturday 6th January, 2018 [2 Weeks]
7. First Semester [Continuation]- Monday 8th January- Friday 30th March, 2018 [12 Weeks]
8. First Semester Examination- Monday 2nd April- Saturday 21st, April, 2018 [3 Weeks]
9. Vacation- Monday 23rd April- Saturday 5th May, 2018 [2 Weeks]
10. Departmental Board Consideration/Faculty Board Consideration/ Senate Consideration of First Semester Results- Monday 23rd April- Friday 11th May, 2017 [3 Weeks].