On behalf of the Vice Chancellor, Prof. Lillian Imuetiyan Salami, I welcome you to the University of Benin and the Student Affairs Division.

The primary concern of the Student Affairs Division is the student. In collaboration with the faculties and other administrative units of the University, the Division provides the atmosphere and humane relationship that are essential for the students’ overall adjustment by enabling them realize their potential during their stay in the university.

The mission of the Student Affairs Division includes assisting students in their intellectual, physical, emotional, social and moral development, orientating of students and their welfare. Implicitly, the Division takes cognizance of changing interests and needs of students, and endeavors to adapt its programmes appropriately to their orderly development at the University.

While in the university, I encourage you to face your primary purpose with the singleness of mind. Avoid distracting activities that can destroy your family values.
The current Dean of Student Affairs and Head of the Division is Prof. Patrick Osarenmwinda Igbinaduwa, a Professor of Pharmaceutical Chemistry assisted by Student Affairs Officer, Mr. Isaac Kosenimola Adejumo, Deputy Registrar.

The Division is divided into sections, namely, Financial Aids/Student’ Welfare, Students’ Services, and Halls of Residence.

Welcome to Uniben.

Prof. Patrick Igbinaduwa
Dean of Students