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Whanganui UCOL 2015 Graduation Ceremonies 

Date: Wednesday 18 March 2015

10.00am  Vocational and Sport Performance Ceremony

12.30pm   Creative and Nursing Ceremony

Venue: Prince Edward Auditorium, Whanganui Collegiate School


Download 2015 invitation to graduands


Whanganui UCOL 2016 Graduation Ceremonies

Thursday 24 March 2016



Ceremony Timetable

Timetables for all ceremonies are being confirmed.
Following the conclusion of the ceremony graduates, family and friends will join with academic staff to enjoy light refreshments and mingle with graduates and academic staff.


Official Procession

Time: 2.30pm
We ask everyone to assemble for the official procession from St Mary's Church, Guyton Street, through town to the Whanganui UCOL Campus in Rutland Street for refreshments. Family and friends are invited to participate in the formal procession. We suggest comfortable shoes.


A photographer will be present during the ceremony and will take photos of everyone as they graduate as well as more formal photos at the venue after the ceremony. These photos will be available following the ceremony.

Academic Dress

Academic dress is required for all graduands.
Whanganui UCOL will order the gowns etc for you.  The cost is as follows:

Certificate – Gown only - $35
Diploma – Gown and Sash - $40
Graduate Diploma or Degree – Gown, Hood and Trencher - $75

These may be collected the afternoon before the ceremony.


If you have any concerns about issues relating to graduation, please contact;
Ph: Dee Brough (06) 965 3801 ext: 60907
Email: d.brough@ucol.ac.nz


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