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We aim to make your graduation day as special and memorable as possible.

Your special day

Our next ceremonies take place in January 2022. The date and time of your department's ceremony is in our information about January 2022 ceremonies.

Watch our graduation ceremonies online

Can you see your name?

We're celebrating our graduands on our homepage - can you see your name?

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Covid-19 measures: January 2022
We are pleased to confirm that in-person ceremonies will go ahead in January 2022 but we have introduced Covid-19 measures for graduation ceremonies to ensure you and your guests enjoy your special day, safely. This includes a requirement to prove a negative Covid-19 test taken within 24 hours before your ceremony. Please make sure you read and fully observe the measures.

How to prepare

Run through our preparation checklist, from registration to official photography, and make sure you're all set for the big day.

The big day

What to expect, when to arrive, where to go: get an overview of how your ceremony will pan out for you and your guests.

Life after graduating

University of York for life. Discover the community you will join once you have finished your studies and become an alum.

Information about our Graduation Celebration in May 2022