There are a number of graduation related activities held on the day of each graduation ceremony. All graduands and their whānau are invited to attend these optional events.

Graduation brunch

Hosted by the University of Otago, the brunch takes place prior to the graduation parade. It is a wonderful opportunity for you to celebrate your success with family, friends, and the University community.

  • When the procession begins at 11:30am, the brunch will be held from 9:30am–11:00am (May and December)
  • When the procession begins at 1:30pm, the brunch will be held from 11:30am–1:00pm (August)

Thanksgiving service

A short informal service of thanksgiving held by the University Chaplaincy team before the graduation parade.

Graduation parade

OUSA organises an informal procession along George Street prior to the graduation ceremony. The parade is a great opportunity for you to walk along the middle of the main street of Dunedin towards the Town Hall and be acknowledged by your friends and family.

Further information

Other graduation activities

Last updated 21/07/2021 09.09 AM

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