Ipswich Graduation Ceremony: Business & Commerce; Creative Arts & Media; Education; Humanities & Communication; Information Technology; Law & Justice  

When 10am Friday 27 September 2019
How long Graduands must expect to be onsite from 8am to 12pm
Where Ipswich Civic Centre, Cnr Limestone & Nicholas Streets, Ipswich
Important deadlines Ceremony Registration before Wed 21 August 2019
Ceremony Fee Payment before Wed 21 August 2019

Guest Ticket Bookings open 10am Mon 26 August 2019 until midnight Sunday 8 September 2019. 
You are allowed a maximum of 4 guests over 18month of age at this ceremony.
On ceremony day
On ceremony day if you are unable to attend, contact the Graduations Officers to be removed from the ceremony, or you may not be entitled to a refund. P: +61 417 619 274 or +61 409 627 773.
Parking
Recommended parking is marked on the Parking Map
Social
Engage on ceremony day via #usqgrad. Social Hub
Registration & gowning for graduands
Arrive by no later than 8am to the Cunningham Room, Ipswich Civic Centre. 
Be seated at the Ipswich Civic Centre according to your Seating Card by 9.30am.
You will not be seated with your guests during the ceremony.
Registration & gowning for Doctoral graduands
Arrive by no later than 8am to the Academic & VIP Gowning Room, Ipswich Civic Centre.
Assemble for the Academic Procession by 9.30am.
You will be seated onstage for the duration of the ceremony.
Ceremony duration
1 hour.
Guests
Share event information with your guests.
Guests will be able to enter the venue from 9am.
Ensure your guests have a digital or print copy of your Booking Confirmations (group ticket) including the QR code ready for scanning to enter.
All children over 18 months must have a ticket.
Children are welcome but please make sure they are supervised.
Please leave prams in the pram parking area.
Light refreshments
After the ceremony, light refreshments will be served on the terrace from 11am to 11.30am. 
Please be aware that USQ ceremonies are alcohol-free.
Studio photography
Silver Rose Photography is available to take studio photographs. Your stage photo can be purchased immediately after the ceremony from their photo kiosk.
Gowning returns
Your loaned academic gowning must be returned within 1 hour after the ceremony - no later than 12pm