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Invitation to attend Degree Ceremonies: 10–14 December 2012

20 Nov 2012

If you wish to attend and take part in the academic procession, please confirm your attendance by 23 November.

The following are invited to attend and take part in the academic procession:

  • All members of The General Assembly
  • The Board of Governors
  • Senate
  • Emeritus Professors
  • Wardens of Halls of Residence
  • Members of the teaching and administrative staff

If you wish to attend, please confirm at which ceremony or ceremonies you intend to be present by completing:

Return this form no later than Friday, 23 November 2012 to:

Robes for members of staff will be ordered free of charge provided the form is returned by Friday, 23 November 2012. Gowns ordered after Friday, 23 November 2012 may not be available and will also incur a £35 charge.

Members of the procession who have ordered academic dress may obtain their robes from Committee Room A, Whitworth Corridor immediately before the start of the ceremony they are attending.

All robes hired for staff must be returned to the Committee Room A on the day of the ceremony. Failure to do so will result in a charge being levied.

Alternative arrangements have been made for members of academic staff who are required to present graduands. Details of these will be sent to the presenters in due course.

The platform party for each ceremony will be restricted to a maximum of 40. Places in the procession will be issued on confirmation of an intention to attend on a first come, first served basis.

Please assemble in full academic dress in Committee Room A, Whitworth Corridor not less than 20 minutes before each ceremony.

View the schedule at: