In this article:


Attending your ceremony



When will my ceremony take place?



What are the dates for graduation ceremonies in July 2023?


Can I defer my place to a future ceremony?



Can I reclaim costs for flights or accommodation if I am unable to attend a ceremony?


Booking tickets



How can I book my place at a ceremony?



What happens if the ceremony I have been invited to reaches capacity before I manage to book my ticket?



What can I do if I receive my invitation and my ceremony is not when I expect it to be?



How many guest tickets will I be able to book?



I need a visa to attend my ceremony; what do I do?



How do I organise gown hire?


Keeping up to date with ceremony news



How can I ensure I have access to my student record?



I’m a parent or guest of a graduating student. How can I keep up to date with the latest information regarding what options are available?


Proving your graduated status



Will I still receive my degree certificate?



How do I prove I have graduated whilst I wait for my hard copy degree certificate to arrive?



Do I need to attend a ceremony to officially graduate?


Further support



Who can I contact with additional questions about graduation ceremonies?