Graduates attending a ceremony will need to wear the approved University of Newcastle academic dress. This includes a gown, hood and trencher (cap).

Academic dress

Dress hire

Graduates attending a ceremony will need to wear the approved University of Newcastle academic dress. This includes a gown, hood and trencher (cap). Full details of what you will need to hire are listed in your graduation invitation.

You will need to pay for the hire of your academic dress online through the graduation registration system at the same time you register. Academic dress hire terms and conditions can also be viewed online before payment has been processed.

Collection and return of academic dress for 2016 Port Macquarie graduation ceremony on Friday 19th February at 1pm.

Collection of Academic Dress hire is at the venue from 11.00 am.

Returning of Academic Dress hire is at the venue.

Academic Dress must be returned by 3pm on the day of your ceremony.


University staff academic dress hire

Academic dress hire for University of Newcastle staff is available through the Academic Dress Hire form here