Graduation dates and times

This is the schedule for September 2022 ceremonies.

This is for students who register for their September ceremony before the deadline: 10th August, 3pm UK time.

You must meet the eligibility criteria in order to attend.

For more information including tickets, robe hire and photography, please visit our Preparing for your ceremony and On the Day pages.

Please note: the University of Hertfordshire cannot be liable for any costs, losses or damages (including those associated with travel and/or accommodation) incurred by students, staff or their families arising as a result of the postponement or cancellation of graduation ceremonies, for any reason.

September Graduation Schedule

  • Date:  6th-15th September
  • Location: St Albans Cathedral

Tuesday 6th

2:30pm

Department of Clinical, Pharmaceutical and Biological Science (Master of Pharmacy and Master of Optometry awards only)

Department of Psychology, Sport and Geography (Sports awards only)

6:45pm

Department of Clinical, Pharmaceutical and Biological Science (MSc and PgDip awards only)

Department of Psychology, Sport and Geography (All except for sports awards)

Wednesday 7th

10:15am

Department of Clinical, Pharmaceutical and Biological Science (Bachelor of Science awards only)

Department of Physics, Astronomy and Mathematics

2:30pm

Department of Allied Health Professions, Midwifery and Social Work (All awards except for BSc Radiography and Imaging)

6:45pm

Department of Allied Health Professions, Midwifery and Social Work (BSc Radiography and Imaging award only)

Department of Nursing, Health and Wellbeing

Thursday 8th

10:15am

Department of Computer Science (PhD, Postgrad awards in: E-Learning, Data Science, Computer Networking, Computer Networks and Software Engineering)

2:30pm

Department of Computer Science (Bachelor of Science, Postgraduate awards in Artificial Intelligence)

6:45pm

Department of Computer Science (Postgraduate awards in Computer Science and Cyber Security)

Friday 9th

10:15am

Department of Engineering (Bachelor of Science and Bachelor of Engineering awards only, including UCSA)

2:30pm

Department of Engineering (Master of Engineering and Master of Science awards only)

Saturday 10th
10:15amSchool of Social Sciences, Humanities and Education (Education: Postgraduate Certificate in Education, Professional Graduate Certificate in Education and Bachelor of Arts Degrees only)

Monday 12th

10:15am

School of Creative Arts (Screen and Postgraduate awards only)
2:30pmSchool of Creative Arts (Art and Design awards only)
6:45pm

School of Creative Arts (Music awards only)

School of Social Sciences, Humanities and Education (Education: Master of Arts, School Direct Unsalaried and Bachelor of Education awards only)

Tuesday 13th

10:15am

School of Social Sciences, Humanities and Education (Humanities awards only)

School of Law (Bachelor of Arts degrees only)

2:30pm

School of Law (Master of Laws and Bachelor of Laws degrees only)

Wednesday 14th

10:15am

Hertfordshire Business School (General Business and Tourism, Hospitality and Event Management awards)

2:30pm

Hertfordshire Business School (Accounting, Business, Analysis and Statistics and Human Resource Management awards)

6:45pm

Hertfordshire Business School (Economics and Information Systems and Project Management awards)

Thursday 15th

10:15am

Hertfordshire Business School (Strategic Management and Marketing awards incl UCSA and Apprenticeships)

Example timings for Ceremonies

Activity

Time

Ticket collection

from 8.30am

from 12noon

from 4.15pm

Robes and Photographs

from 8.30am

from 12noon

from 4.15pm

Doors

9.30am

1.45pm

6.00pm

Student registration at Abbey

9.45am

2.00pm

6.15pm

Ceremony

10.15am

2.30pm

6.45pm

Drinks Reception start

11.30am

3.45pm

8.00pm

Robes returned

by 1.15pm

by 5.30pm

by 9.30pm

December 2022 Graduation Schedule

Please note this schedule is unconfirmed and for reference only.

  • Date: 7th-10th December 2022
  • Location: Weston Auditorium, de Havilland Campus
DateTimeDepartment
Wednesday 7th December  
Thursday 8th December  
Friday 9th December  
Saturday 10th December  

Example timings for Ceremonies

ActivityTime
Parking available from7:509:4512:4514:4516:45
Ticket collection from8:0010:0013:0015:0017:00
Robe hire and photo studios open8:0010:0013:0015:0017:00
Weston Auditorium doors open (graduates)9:3011:3014:3016:3018:30
Weston Auditorium doors open (guests)9:4011:4014:4016:4018:40
Ceremony10:0012:0015:0017:0019:00

Drinks Reception (available for one hour after your Ceremony)

11:00 - 12:00

13:00 - 14:0016:00 - 17:0018:00 - 19:0020:00 - 21:00
Robes returned by12:1514:1517:1519:1521:15