10.30am ceremonies at Wilson Hall - Section contents

Graduation day running times are provided to ensure that your graduation day runs smoothly. Find out where to register and collect your regalia and when to arrive for your ceremony.


Graduand registration and regalia collection

You must register and collect your regalia on level 2 of Union House prior to entering the venue for your ceremony.

Arrival times are split dependent on the spelling of your family name:

  • A-L: 8am–9am
  • M-Z: 9am–9.45am

Photographers and merchandise stalls will be open during this period.


Wilson Hall is opened to graduands and guests

All graduands and guests enter via the north entrance. As noted on the signs outside the building, graduands and guests enter via separate doors. Graduands and guests need to have a copy of their seat tickets ready to be scanned at the door.


Final time for graduands to be seated

Please aim to be early: it is essential that you are in your allocated seat by this time or you will be excluded from the ceremony.


Photographers and merchandise stalls close

These services will close for the duration of the ceremony. They will reopen after the ceremony.

All guests must be seated


Ceremony commences

The ceremony will run for approximately 1.5 hours.

Approx 12.00pm

Ceremony concludes
Refreshments served at University House at the Woodward, which is located on the 10th floor of the Law Building.

All new graduates and their guests are invited to enjoy a celebratory toast at University House prior to your own lunch celebration (duration 1 hour).

By 2.00pm

All hired regalia to be returned

Hired regalia should be returned to the location from which it was collected (Level 2, Union House).

We recommend you return your regalia in Union House before heading to the refreshments.