Graduation ceremony tickets

Main campus

Guest tickets

If you're attending your ceremony in spring 2022, we are pleased confirm that we will be able to provide you two tickets for your guests to attend your ceremony in the Bute Hall (you do not require a ticket for yourself).

Please double check the date and time of your ceremony as there have been some changes since enrolement opened. 

The ceremony will also be broadcast live in the Kelvin Gallery.  Tickets for this venue will be allocated on a ‘first come first served’ basis so please tell us if you require tickets when you attend Registration in Hunter Halls.

Guests watching the live broadcast are assured of an excellent view of the ceremony, including a close-up view of each individual graduand as they are presented. 

Children are allowed to attend graduation ceremonies but must have a ticket.  Children should be accompanied by an appropriate adult.

Collecting tickets

Guest tickets will be available for collection at registration on the day of your graduation.

The University does not accept liability for any actual or alleged loss that may result in the event that extra tickets are unavailable and does not accept responsibility to replace lost, damaged or stolen tickets.

Changes to arrangements

Please note graduation arrangements may be subject to change, if unforeseen circumstances, including latest guidance from the Scottish Government on COVID19, require the University to make changes.

Graduation ceremony postponement

In the unlikely event of postponement or cancellation of the graduation ceremony, the University will endeavour to communicate this on its website, via Social Media and by contacting attending students.

Under no circumstances shall the University be liable for any actual or alleged loss by the ticket holder or another arising from the cancellation or postponement of the event. This includes but is not limited to travel, accommodation and subsistence costs or any loss of business or earnings due to the cancellation or postponement of the graduation.

The University reserves the right to refuse admission.

Dumfries campus (summer graduation ceremonies only)

Guest tickets

Each graduand will receive 2 guest tickets to attend the ceremony which will be distributed at registration on the day of your graduation.

The University accepts no responsibility to replace lost, damaged or stolen tickets.

Post-graduation reception

At the Dumfries Campus graduation ceremony, a post-graduation reception at the Rutherford/McCowan Building is being arranged.

We will contact those students attending the ceremony in due course with fuller details and information on how to request tickets.

Graduation ceremony postponement

In the unlikely event of postponement or cancellation of the graduation ceremony, the University will endeavour to communicate this on its website and by contacting attending students.

Under no circumstances shall the University be liable for any actual or alleged loss by the ticket holder or another arising from the cancellation or postponement of the event. This includes but is not limited to travel, accommodation and subsitence costs or any loss of business or earnings due to the cancellation or postponement of the graduation.

The University reserves the right to refuse admission.

Singapore campus

Everyone attending their graduation ceremony will be allocated 2 guest tickets.