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Graduations at UON

Welcome to the University of Northampton Graduation Hub.

We know families like to plan ahead for their Graduation Ceremonies to ensure a smooth day. Below is all the information we think you’ll need. Still have a question? Get in touch and we will be happy to help you. Just email us:

September 2021 award ceremonies

The University of Northampton will be holding Award Ceremonies on 2-4 and 6-7 September 2021, and for the first time these will be taking place at Franklin’s Gardens, home stadium of Northampton Saints rugby.

These ceremonies are for all students who have, or will be, officially awarded from February 2020 until 2 July 2021. Please note if you were due to be awarded on 2 July 2021 and have mitigating circumstances, delayed submission or re-sits you will be invited to a future event in 2022 as in previous years.

All eligible students should have now received an email with booking details, if you have not received this but think you should be eligible please contact the Ceremonies Team.

Booking your award ceremony

Booking is now available for the September 2021 Award Ceremonies, the deadline to book is 30 July. This is a strict deadline and no booking will be permitted beyond this date.

Prior to booking please carefully read our terms and conditions as by booking to attend you and your guests are agreeing to these.

Ceremony terms and conditions


Below you can find further information about various aspects of your award ceremony to plan your day. Once you have read the above and are ready you can book your attendance.

Your certificate

For information on your certificate and transcript, replacement documentation or verifications please visit our Certification page.

Booking Your Ceremony Tickets and Attendance

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Graduation Itinerary and Timings

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Viewing Ceremonies on Campus

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Help on Your Graduation Day

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Gowning, Dress Code, and Photography

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Travel and Parking

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Additional Needs Arrangements

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Graduation Venues

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