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What to do on graduation day


The ceremony will be undertaken on the University campus physically for all graduands. The venue is the Great Hall. The Ceremony will include speeches by key Officials and the selected Valedictorian, and then, the official conferment of degrees culminating with the presentation of registered Graduands. 

Graduands and their invited guests should present themselves at the University of Ghana Main Campus in Legon. Attire should be formal and graduands should don on their academic gowns in the appropriate manner. There are designated car parks at various sites on campus where they will be directed to park.



Graduands will be assigned seat numbers follwoing the deadlne of regsitration. Log in again to check your assigned seat number and take note of it. Graduand are expected to report 30 minutes prior to starrt of the ceremony in order to be seated. Graduands should locate their seats prior to the commencement of the ceremony.  Late reportees will be required to sit outside.Graduands should not loiter at the entrance to the Hall and around its perimeter, please.


Graduands will be recognized individually by officials on the dais.

Male graduands are expected to take off their caps before approaching the dais.


Live-Streaming of Proceedings:  The ceremony  will be live-streamed on the University's Youtube Channel. This is the link  for  interested viewers to access live and for replay at anytime: