ORIGIN AND OPERATIONS
1. The name of the college was derived from Late Canon Leslie Donald Mason, the former Principal of Christ’s School Ado–Ekiti from 1948 – 1966.
2. The Proprietor of the college Mr. O.O. Odumosu was one of the under-aged students Canon Mason personally selected for admission to the School when he was preparing to leave for the United Kingdom. At Christ’s School and later at the University of Ife (O.A.U) the proprietor had a father-son relationship with Canon Mason till he died in 1989.
3.(i) The operations of Mason College were laid through a tutorial college known as P.A.S.S. (Prompt Academic Studies and Services) or later PASS TUTORIAL COLLEGE. P.A.S.S. was the flagship of remedial studies in Festac and surrounding towns. The importance of P.A.S.S. to students in these areas was obvious from the way it revived the hopes of parents and encouraged…
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