Graduation day

Western Sydney University has three graduation rounds in Australia each year: April, September and December.

The April and September graduations are open to all students in their final session.

December graduation ceremonies are select cohorts only. Registration is limited to a select group of courses as provided by the Schools in October of each year. Unfortunately requests cannot be made to graduate in December.

Find out more about attending your ceremony and your graduation regalia.

After your ceremony you will have the opportunity to purchase your Graduation plaque, photograph and testamur framing. More information about the services provided on the day is available on the Graduation memorabilia webpage.

Main School Groupings for December will are listed below - there are still some groups (HDR, GRS, adhoc students) who are yet to be allocated to ceremonies (personalised ceremony details will be sent to your student email account - close of business 11 December)

Ceremony Number and TimeDateSchool
1 - 9:30amTuesday, 18 December 2018School of Medicine/School of Law
2 - 12 noonTuesday, 18 December 2018School of Science and Health
3 - 2:30pmTuesday, 18 December 2018School of Business/School of Computing, Engineering and Mathematics
4 - 9:30amWednesday, 19 December 2018School of Nursing
5 - 12 noonWednesday, 19 December 2018School of Nursing

Watch live!

We will live video stream your graduation ceremony! Viewing the livestream means your family and friends from all around the globe can share one of your most memorable days with you in real time. Access the live stream now. The link to give your loved ones is Be sure to tell them your ceremony number and time so they know which option to choose. If you attend your ceremony, you are consenting to be livestreamed. If you do not wish to be livestreamed, you will need to graduate in absentia.