Graduation - FAQ

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Our FAQ sections include information about your graduation, such as eligibility to attend the ceremony, visas, travel information, ceremony times, special graduation merchandise and accommodation offers.

You'll also want to ensure your read about Booking Additional Tickets for your ceremony, hiring your gown and making sure you have a professional photograph of the special occasion.

Further information will be available in your Graduation Handbook which will be available to view here, soon.

On stage during a graduation ceremony

Did you know you can't graduate if you haven't returned all your library books?

Make sure everything's in place for you to attend your graduation.

Eligibility to attend a graduation ceremony

On stage during graduation - a student gets her certificate from the presiding officer

Do you know how many guests you can bring to graduation? Can you or your guests bring children? Will your degree certificate be available at the ceremony itself?

These, and other questions are answered in:

Preparing for your ceremony

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Summer graduation is held at The Lowry Theatre, Salford Quays, Salford.

Here's information about parking and travel.

Graduation venue

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We've negotiated special offers for accommodation for those visiting us for graduation.

Graduation offers

University of Salford students

Information for your post-degree life, whether in employment or further study. Did you know our Alumni department gives you access to a career and employability service for life?

After your graduation

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How we protect your data now (whether you attend your ceremony or not) and after graduation.

Data protection for graduates

Graduate from Salford celebrating at the Lowry Theater after graduation

If you are an international student, or you have guests coming from abroad to share this special occasion, please ensure you have the necessary permissions to be in the UK, both for yourself and your visitors. 

Visas

Commemorative University of Salford Graduation brochures

Find out how and when you'll get your degree certificate and official transcript.

Certificates and transcripts

 

A group of University of Salford graduates celebrate after their ceremony

Class Giving at Salford provides an exciting and unique opportunity for graduating students to support access to higher education by donating whatever they can before they graduate to support future students' study at the University of Salford..

Class giving

Graduance receiving her graduation certificate from University Chancellor Jackie Kay

A range of Graduation merchandise is available, featuring a range of Fairtrade University of Salford branded items from clothing to crystal flutes to serve as mementoes of your time at Salford. 

Merchandise