Find information on graduation costs, tickets and guests.

Costs, tickets and guests

Graduation 2016

The cost of your Graduation Package is $155.00. This includes:

  • Academic dress hire
  • Seating for you and up to three guests* at the Graduation ceremony
  • Tickets for you and up to three guests* at the celebration Reception 
  • One handshake photo

*PhD graduates receive up to six guest tickets in recognition of their achievement.

Additional guest tickets may be available at a cost of $15 including the Ceremony and the Reception. You can request additional tickets when completing the Graduate Registration Form.

Invitations for the Port Macquarie graduation ceremony will be emailed to graduates UON email accounts in mid January 2016. RSVP for this ceremony closes at midnight on Wednesday 27th January 2016. 

If you are attending, please complete the Online Registration Form. You will need to log-in using your student number and your postal code. (This is the postal code noted in your official university records).

If you cannot attend Graduation or if you would prefer to attend your Graduation in 2017, please log into the online registration system via the link above to advise us.

Invitations for the March / April graduation ceremonies will be emailed to graduates UON email accounts in mid February 2016. RSVP for these ceremonies closes at midnight on Thursday 10 March 2016. Late Registrations will not be accepted


Children and babies at ceremonies

Small children and babies at ceremonies must be cared for by a guest of the graduate and are not permitted to sit with the graduate during the ceremony. Children over two years will require their own ticket.

Prams and strollers must be left in the foyer during the graduation ceremony due to Occupational, Health and Safety regulations.


Guests with mobility difficulties, hearing or vision impairments

You can nominate if your guests have special needs when you register online. A special needs usher is available to help guests to their seats.