Your Graduation is the time to celebrate all your achievements at AECC University College.
Mark your success
Graduation combines ceremony, afternoon reception, and the graduation ball. It's the time to invite your friends and family to join you in celebrating the culmination of your hard work and study.
The 2018 Graduation ceremony will take place on Friday 16 November at the Pavilion Theatre, Bournemouth. Use the information below to guide you through the steps to make sure you're prepared for your special day.
Please settle any accounts you have with the AECC University College. The date to pay off any outstanding debts is the 6 July 2018.
If you have any outstanding tuition fees your certificate will be withheld until these have been cleared. Please also return any library books and other property belonging to the AECC University College or Clinics.
You will be notified of your ticket allocation by the Registry team before the ceremony.
Academic robes are booked through our graduation partner William Northam. We will contact you by email to advise when gown hire will open.
All students wishing to attend their graduation must wear academic robes on the day. It's a very special occasion and formal attire should be worn.
On the day you will need to bring with you your gown hire reference number and the printed receipt, which will be emailed to you at the time of ordering or via the text message which will be text to you a few days before your ceremony.
Details of how to order your photographs can be found on the William Northam website. If you are ordering photographs you will need to bring your photography order details with you on the day. These will be emailed to you.
The AECC University College will also take photos and record at the ceremony. These images and recording will be displayed on social media and the AECC Alumni Facebook page.
If you are unable to attend your graduation ceremony, the Registry team will post your degree certificate along with a copy of the programme the week after the ceremony takes place.
Please make sure your details are up to date with Registry, such as your home address.
The date of our graduation ball is to be confirmed. This will be arranged by the Students Union.
Please see the map for directions to the Pavilion Theatre, Bournemouth.
Car parking is available at the Pavilion Theatre car park or at several nearby car parks - please be aware normal charges apply.
The Pavilion Theatre has access for disabled guests. Inside the theatre there is ample provision for wheelchair users and there is a lift situated at the rear of the building, close to the Ballroom, to access. If any of your guests are wheelchair users, please email the Registry team.