Graduation

Graduating this year?

Click here to apply to graduate

Completed forms must be received by the following dates:

  • All December 2018 graduations (no ceremony): 30 November 2018

If you are attending the graduation ceremony then you are required to hire your own academic dress.

Please check that you have completed all the requirements of your qualification. If you have completed, or expect to complete, your qualification in the current semester, you need to check with your faculty that you have met the requirements for your particular programme.


Christchurch Graduation Ceremony

The date for the Graduation ceremony for our Christchurch campus will be confirmed soon.

Venue: Christchurch Chinese Church, 286 Greers Road, Bryndwr, Christchurch

Please contact chch@laidlaw.ac.nz or 03 354 4270 for more information.


Auckland Graduation Ceremony

The date for the Graduation ceremony for our Auckland campuses (Henderson and Manukau) will be confirmed soon.

Venue: Church Unlimited, 3 Te Atatu Road, Glendene, Auckland

Please contact graduation@laidlaw.ac.nz or 09 836 7826 for more information.


What to wear to graduation (Academic Dress Hire)

Certificate graduands:

Formal dress is required (including a tie). An academic gown is NOT worn.

Diploma graduands:

A Diploma gown must be hired and worn over formal dress. Laidlaw College provides a hood. A mortar board is NOT worn.

Degree/GradDip graduands:

A Bachelor’s gown and mortar board (trencher) must be hired and worn over formal dress. Laidlaw College provides a hood. GradDip graduands are NOT required to wear the hood from their undergraduate degree.

Postgraduate graduands:

A Master’s gown and mortar board (trencher) must be hired and worn over formal dress. Laidlaw College provides a hood.

If you have any questions, please contact the Graduation Committee on graduation@laidlaw.ac.nz, or by phoning 09 836 7826.


2018 Auckland Graduation Ceremony Video