GRADUATION

2022

Graduation is an opportunity to celebrate your academic achievement with friends and family.
Please have a look at our essential information guide to learn how the ceremony will unfold.

LIVESTREAM OF THE GRADUATION CEREMONY

Date: Saturday 3rd December 2022
Time: 15.00 to 17.00

Essential Information Guide

Date of Graduation: Saturday 3rd December 2022.

Where will the ceremony take place?

The Graduation ceremony will take place at the Europa Point Sports Complex.
Gowning and professional photography will take place at the Europa Point Campus.

How long will the ceremony last?

Please allow around two hours for the ceremony (15.00 to 17.00).
Graduands must arrive early to allow time for gowning, and guests will be asked to take their seats by 14.45

Where will I be seated?

Students will be sat with their fellow graduands, while their guests will be sat separately. Ushers will guide guests and graduands to their seats.

Is there a dress code?

Yes. Graduation is a formal occasion, therefore, students and guests are expected to attend in appropriate formal wear.

Should I wear academic dress?

For detailed information on the University of Gibraltar’s protocol regarding academic dress please refer to the following document.
Academic dress

What happens on the day of the ceremony?

Please see below schedule to give you an idea of the running of the day’s events:

 

Time (approx.) Activity Description
12.30 – 14.30 Arrival and Gowning. Graduands will arrive on Campus and gown in the main hall. (Graduands have the option to take their professional photographs before the ceremony; for further details contact seo@unigib.edu.gi).
Paid ticket holders and guests will be checked-in at the Europa Point Sports Complex main entrance.
14.30 – 14.45 Final call to take seats. Paid ticket holders and guests will be required to take their seats by 14.45
Graduands will be guided to the Graduation Hall (Europa Point Sports Complex) to take their seats.
14.45 – 15.00 Academic Procession. Gowned academics will process into the Graduation Hall and take their seats.
15.00 – 17.00 Graduation Ceremony. The ceremony will consist of: graduands being called to the stage one-by-one to receive their certificates; valedictorian speeches; presentation of special recognition awards; commencement speech.
17.00 – 17.15 Academic Procession. Gowned academics and graduates process from the Graduation Hall.
End of event for invited guests.
17.15 – 19.00 De-gowning, photography and celebratory drinks.

Only open to graduates and paid ticket holders.

Graduates and paid ticket holders will be guided to the Europa Point Campus for professional photography (to book your spot or for more information contact seo@unigib.edu.gi), de-gowning, and celebratory drinks.

What if I cannot attend the ceremony?

Should your circumstances change and you are unable to attend your graduation in person, rest assured that you will still be a part of this special day through our very own live stream of the event.
The ceremony will be livestreamed on this page on Saturday 3rd December 2022, following which the videos will be available on our YouTube page.

Will professional photography be available?

Portrait photographers will be on Campus before and after the ceremony to take portraits of graduates and their invites guests. Portraits must be booked by Monday 28th November to guarantee availability.
For more information, and to book your portrait, please contact seo@unigib.edu.gi 

Shuttle Busses

The University will provide a one-way shuttle bus service from Europa Pool car park (NAAFI Pool car park) starting at 13:15 for arriving guests. Shuttle busses will depart every 15 minutes to the Sports complex (Ist stop: for guests and ticket holders) and to the University (2nd stop: for students and gowned academics). The University advises attendees to be mindful of bus capacities and departure times.
Shuttle busses will depart from the Europa Pool car park at the following times:
13:15hrs / 13:30hrs / 13:45hrs / 14:00hrs / 14:15hrs.
Please note that this is a one-way service. Guests and students must make their way back to their cars at the end of the graduation ceremony.
For further information, please get in touch with the University directly at +350 20071000, or email the Student Experience Office at seo@unigib.edu.gi.

Parking

Please be aware that parking will not be available at the Europa Point Campus, and there will be limited parking at the Europa Point Area on the day.
Please allow plenty of time in case you need to make alternative parking arrangements nearby.
Europa Point is served from the centre of town by the number 2 bus. Where possible, we encourage the use of public transport when visiting us. For more information, click HERE.

Graduation 2022 Brochure

The Graduation 2022 brochure contains written welcome messages from our Chancellor and Vice-Chancellor, the names of all 2022 gradates, bios on our 2022 valedictorians, and bios on our special recognition award recipients.

For information contact us

Email: seo@unigib.edu.gi
Number: +350 200 71000 (ext. 901)
As your time at the University of Gibraltar comes to an end, we hope that your Graduation Day will be a joyous one as you reminisce on your time here. We are excited about the next chapter of your lives.

The Alumni Network

As a University of Gibraltar graduate you automatically become a member of The Unigib Alumni Network.
The aim of this community is to connect you with other alums and industry peers as well as keep you informed about what’s happening at the University.
Alumni can take part in mentoring existing students, support research projects, become guest speakers or even help us find industry work placements.

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