Your next steps

Graduates posing for photograph outside The Lowry Theatre at Salford Quays

Your next steps contains information about booking additional tickets, hiring your gown and arranging a professionally-taken photograph - the 3 things you'll probably want to do before graduation. You can find lots of other information - visas, eligibility to attend your ceremony, travel information etc. - linked from our frequently asked questions page.

Gown hire

Graduands wearing gowns and mortar boards

Make sure you order your robes from Ede & Ravenscroft at least 3 weeks prior to your graduation ceremony.

Gown hire


graduate with family

The university has appointed Tempest Photography as its official graduation photography service. The studios will be open throughout the day and we encourage you to pre-book. We highly recommend visiting the studio before your ceremony.

Photography on your graduation day.

Additional tickets

Graduands celebrating with family and friends

Additional tickets are not yet available. These are limited and there is no guarantee that any will be available for your ceremony. If we can release additional tickets for your ceremony these may be limited to two tickets per person and will be sold on a first-come first-served basis.