Ceremony dates and times

Graduation ceremonies are held during Semester 1 and then again during Semester 2.

Submit online request form to the Graduation office to make arrangements for collection or postage of your testamur if you do not want to attend a graduation ceremony.

There is no option to attend a ceremony after you have received your certificate/testamur.

December 2019

When your final grades have been published, your eligibility to graduate will be assessed and your student record will be updated in the student management system.

You will be sent an email from Reed Graduation Services when the online portal is open, inviting you to login and submit your graduation attendance / non attendance details for the next graduation event.

Please update your contact details in MySC to include a current alternate email address to ensure you receive graduation communication as your student email address will not be used for this communication.

If you do not want to attend a ceremony and require your testamur before the portal opens, please contact the graduation office via the online request form, to make arrangements.

Please note: The Reed Graduation Services portal is now open and will close on Wednesday 9 October 2019. If you want to attend the December ceremony you must submit your information before the closing date.

Graduation ceremonies will be held in December 2019 on the following dates.

Ballarat - Civic Hall, Mair St

3.30 pm Tuesday 3 December 2019

  • Federation TAFE
  • School of Arts
  • School of Education
  • School of Health and Life Sciences
  • School of Nursing and Healthcare Professions

10.30 am Wednesday 4 December 2019
School of Science, Engineering and Information Technology

3.30 pm Wednesday 4 December 2019
Federation Business School

Gippsland - on campus

10.30 am Tuesday 10 December 2019
All schools

2020 - Semester one graduations

When your final grades have been published, your eligibility to graduate will be assessed and your student record will be updated in the student management system.

You will be sent an email from Reed Graduation Services when the online portal is open, inviting you to log in and submit your graduation attendance / non attendance details for the next graduation event.

Please update your contact details in MySC to include a current alternate email address to ensure you receive graduation communication as your student email address will not be used for this communication.

If you do not want to attend a ceremony and require your testamur before the portal opens, please contact the graduation office via the online request form, to make arrangements.

Please note: to be eligible to attend a semester one graduation in 2020, your results must be finalised and published into My Student Centre by 3 February 2020.

Graduation ceremonies will be held in semester one 2020 on the following dates:

Ballarat

  • 3.30 pm Monday 23 March 2020
  • 10.30 am Tuesday 24 March 2020
  • 3.30 pm Tuesday 24 March 2020
  • 10.30 am Wednesday 25 March 2020

Gippsland

  • 10.30 am Tuesday 31 March 2020
  • 3.30 pm Tuesday 31 March 2020

2020 - Semester two graduations

When your final grades have been published, your eligibility to graduate will be assessed and your student record will be updated in the student management system.

You will be sent an email from Reed Graduation Services when the online portal is open, inviting you to login and submit your graduation attendance / non attendance details for the next graduation event.

Please update your contact details in MySC to include a current alternate email address to ensure you receive graduation communication as your student email address will not be used for this communication.

If you do not want to attend a ceremony and require your testamur before the portal opens, please contact the graduation office via the online contact request form, to make arrangements.

Please note: to be eligible to attend a semester two graduation in 2020, your results must be finalised and published into My Student Centre by 24 August 2020.

Graduation ceremonies will be held in semester two 2020 on the following dates:

Ballarat

  • 3.30 pm Tuesday 6 October 2020
  • 10.30 am Wednesday 7 October 2020
  • 3.30 pm Wednesday 7 October 2020
  • 10.30 am Thursday 8 October 2020

Gippsland

  • 10.30 am Tuesday 13 October 2020

Overseas (offshore) celebrations

Some Federation University Australia partner providers hold graduation celebrations overseas. Students should contact their place of study for further information.