On your Graduation day

Graduation day 2017 aston university
  • Summer degree ceremonies - Monday 16 July to Friday 20 July 2018

Everything you need to know about what to expect on the day of your graduation ceremony

  • Your suggested schedule for the day: details to follow shortly
  • Travel and parking
    Please leave plenty of time to travel as you will need to pick up your robes from the University before heading to the Town Hall Birmingham for your ceremony.  There is major construction and roadworks in Birmingham City Centre which will have an effect on your travel.  There is no car parking on campus.  There are a number of limited disabled car parking spaces but you will need to have a blue badge to acquire one of these spaces.
  • Procedures during the ceremony
  • Graduation hospitality -
    There will be hospitality for you and your guests on campus after your ceremony in the graduation marquee. Hospitality tickets will be distributed in the upper foyer of the Main Building on graduation day.  Please remember to collect your ticket.
  • Photography
  • Remember - don't be late! We suggest you arrive at Aston University at least two and a half hours before your ceremony start time and that you arrive at Checkpoint at the Town Hall Birmingham an hour before your ceremony. Any latecomers will not be permitted into the ceremony. We will not delay the ceremony for you.  Please be considerate to your fellow graduands and guests by turning up on time. Thank you.

To make sure that the day runs as smoothly as possible, please keep and bring with you your robe order number and guest ticket reference number.

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