Graduation ceremonies

Important information

It is important that you are aware of the award ceremony deadlines, so that you can enjoy your celebration without any unnecessary surprises.

It is possible that you will not be able to attend your ceremony if you miss any of these deadlines, so please ensure you familiarise yourself with them and keep checking our website for any updates.

Please see the list of all important dates and deadlines as well as useful links in the table below.

BCU GraduationDeadline / DateLink
Initial guest tickets released (limited to two tickets per graduate, subject to availability) Thursday 3 November 2022 Check your email invitation for your booking link.
Deadline to pay off any outstanding tuition fee debt Friday 18 November 2022 Outstanding debt.
Deadline to register your attendance (or update your attendance status) Monday 21 November 2022, 10am Check your email for information
Deadline to submit any changes to your publicity preferences (e.g Merchandise, featuring in the brochure) Monday 21 November 2022, 10am To update your consent preferences, please email us at award.ceremonies@bcu.ac.uk.
Deadline for your award to be confirmed by your School Friday 25 November 2022 Please log a call to your School Office on iAsk for any queries about your award.
Deadline to confirm alternative seating or additional support requirements (where advised during registration) Thursday 1 December 2022 Please email your response to award.ceremonies@bcu.ac.uk
Additional guest tickets released on General sale (subject to availability) Monday 5 December 2022, 10am Check your email invitation for your booking link or visit the Symphony Hall website.
Deadline for gown hire and photography package booking Friday 16 December 2022 Ede & Ravenscroft website

If you have any questions, please email us at award.ceremonies@bcu.ac.uk and we will be happy to assist you.