The award of your degree is celebrated at traditional graduation ceremonies.

Autumn Graduation

How to apply?

If you have met the requirements of your degree or diploma qualification and if your faculty have declared you eligible to graduate, the application form will be available in your Student Services Online account up until the closing date.

Applications for Autumn Graduation 2017 will open 5 December 2016.

If you become eligible to graduate during the application period, you will receive an email notifying you that you may apply to graduate via the form in your Student Services Online account.

Autumn 2017 Graduation Schedule
The Autumn 2017 Graduation schedule is now available.

What to wear to graduation
See an outline of the appropriate academic dress, and read suggestions on what to wear with your regalia.

Information for Spring Graduands

Graduation e-book

Information for Graduands e-book
Follow the link to the Spring 2016 information booklet for graduands and guests. In here you will find instructions on ceremony timings, the order of proceedings, faculty celebrations and other important information.

This booklet has been sent out to all students graduating in person as part of an electronic graduation pack.  

Search for past graduates of the University of Auckland

Graduate database
You can use the graduate database to confirm the graduation of students at The University of Auckland from February 1996 to the most recent graduation.

University of New Zealand Graduates 1883 - 1961
You can use the library to research the graduation of students from the University of New Zealand between 1883 and 1961.

Tai Tokerau graduation (Northland)

Tai Tokerau graduation (Northland)
A special graduation ceremony is held each year in Whangarei.

Previous graduation ceremonies

Graduation videos
Watch videos of the graduation ceremonies.

Graduation photo galleries
See photos from the graduation ceremonies.

Graduation merchandise
Bears, rings, frames, capping photos and DVDs.

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