Ceremony itinerary - Buxton Award Ceremonies - University of Derby

Timetable for the day

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The information below relates to our Buxton Awards Ceremony to be held at the Dome, Buxton on Saturday 12 November 2016

 

The doors of the Dome will open at 8.45 am. You don't have to be there at that time, all we ask is that you allow sufficient time for your journey and you consider that you'll need to register to ensure your name is announced.  In addition, if you've ordered a gown you'll need to collect this and you may wish to have formal photographs taken, inevitably these activities can involve a certain amount of queuing.

Attending the church service and ceremony

8.45am Doors open for registration
8.45am - 10.15am Tea and coffee to be served to guests. Students collect gowns and have photographs taken
10.45am - 11.25am Non-denominational Service at St Anne's Church, Terrace Road, Buxton (ticketed event)
11.25am - 12 noon Formal procession from the church to the Devonshire Campus for the ceremony
12 noon All graduates and guests should be seated for the ceremony
12.15pm Ceremony commences
1.40pm Ceremony concludes
1.50pm Graduation buffet (ticketed event)

Attending the ceremony only

8.45am Doors open for registration
8.45am - 11.15am Tea and coffee to be served to guests. Students collect gowns and have photographs taken
12 noon All graduates and guests should be seated for the ceremony
12.15pm Ceremony commences
1.40pm Ceremony concludes
1.50pm Graduation buffet (ticketed event)