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What sections of the Data Protection Code of Practice apply to students?
Viewed 23904 times since Fri, Oct 21, 2016
What sections of the Data Protection Code of Practice apply to students? Aimed at:  Edinburgh Napier’s students Student Processing of Personal Data ​The University is responsible for personal data when it is the data controller for that data i.... Read More
How do I apply to attend my graduation ceremony?
Viewed 15144 times since Tue, Sep 20, 2016
How do I apply to attend my graduation ceremony? Aimed at:  Edinburgh Napier’s students Go to the Graduations page and follow the Graduation link. If you are exiting in 3rd year, and not continuing to Honours, remember to inform your School Off... Read More
How do I order my graduation gown / hood?
Viewed 14274 times since Mon, Oct 10, 2016
How do I order my graduation gown / hood? Aimed at:  Edinburgh Napier’s students You can order your gown and hood from the University robe makers Ede & Ravenscroft. Go to their website to find out more, or telephone 01223 861 854. Read More
Will I receive my graduation prize/medal at the ceremony?
Viewed 13932 times since Tue, Sep 20, 2016
Will I receive my graduation prize/medal at the ceremony? Aimed at:  Edinburgh Napier’s students   Graduation prizes will be announced at the same time as your award is announced and you will receive it at the same time as your parchment.   Read More
Is there a dress code for graduation?
Viewed 13866 times since Mon, Oct 10, 2016
Is there a dress code for graduation? Aimed at:  Edinburgh Napier’s students   Yes, graduation is a formal occasion and students are expected to dress appropriately. National dress may be worn if you wish. Mortarboards, hats and fascinators are... Read More
How long is the graduation ceremony?
Viewed 13465 times since Thu, Sep 22, 2016
How long is the graduation ceremony? Aimed at: Edinburgh Napier’s students   The ceremony will last approximately 1.5 hours.   Read More
Can I bring my children to my graduation ceremony?
Viewed 13432 times since Thu, Sep 22, 2016
Can I bring my children to my graduation ceremony? Aimed at:  Edinburgh Napier’s students   Children can attend the ceremony, but you should note that it may not be suitable for very young children.   Children under two do not require a seat an... Read More
How do I apply to graduate In Absentia?
Viewed 13373 times since Tue, Sep 20, 2016
How do I apply to graduate In Absentia? Aimed at:  Edinburgh Napier’s students All students who do not wish to attend a graduation ceremony should apply to graduate In Absentia to ensure your parchment is posted to you. Go to the Graduations pa... Read More
How can I purchase additional guest tickets for the graduation ceremony?
Viewed 13336 times since Thu, Sep 22, 2016
How can I purchase additional guest tickets for the graduation ceremony? Aimed at:  Edinburgh Napier’s students   Additional tickets may be on sale for your ceremony. However some ceremonies reach capacity before additional tickets are availabl... Read More
How much is the graduation fee?
Viewed 13200 times since Tue, Sep 20, 2016
How much is the graduation fee? Aimed at:  Edinburgh Napier’s students Graduating in Person: The cost to attend graduation is £52 and includes two ceremony tickets for your guests and three reception tickets for yourself and two guests. Graduat... Read More
Can I collect my graduation parchment if I’m graduating In Absentia?
Viewed 13121 times since Tue, Sep 20, 2016
Can I collect my graduation parchment if I'm graduating In Absentia? Aimed at:  Edinburgh Napier’s students If you would prefer to collect your parchment in person please email Student Administration at graduations@napier.ac.uk within a we... Read More
How do I defer my graduation?
Viewed 13072 times since Tue, Sep 20, 2016
How do I defer my graduation? Aimed at:  Edinburgh Napier’s students   You may defer your graduation ceremony to the next ceremony i.e. summer to autumn or autumn to summer. In order to defer you should inform Student Administration of your int... Read More
Can I graduate if I’m in debt to the University?
Viewed 13062 times since Tue, Sep 20, 2016
Can I graduate if I'm in debt to the University? Aimed at:  Edinburgh Napier’s students If you have a debt to the University which is not cleared before graduation, you will not be permitted to participate in the graduation ceremony or rec... Read More
Where will my graduation guests be sitting?
Viewed 13055 times since Thu, Sep 22, 2016
Where will my graduation guests be sitting? Aimed at:  Edinburgh Napier’s students   As part of your graduation package your guests will be issued with tickets for the stalls, grand circle or upper circle of the Usher Hall. If you purchased add... Read More
Can I have extra tickets for the graduation reception?
Viewed 13049 times since Mon, Oct 10, 2016
Can I have extra tickets for the graduation reception? Aimed at:  Edinburgh Napier’s students Additional tickets may be on sale for your reception. However some receptions reach capacity before additional tickets are available, so you should on... Read More
How will I know where to sit on graduation day?
Viewed 13043 times since Tue, Sep 20, 2016
How will I know where to sit on graduation day? Aimed at:  Edinburgh Napier’s students When you register you will be given your seat number on a blue seating card. Staff from both the University and the Usher Hall will be available to direct yo... Read More
Where do I collect my graduation gown?
Viewed 13002 times since Mon, Oct 10, 2016
Where do I collect my graduation gown? Aimed at:  Edinburgh Napier’s students Gowns will be available to collect from the top floor of the Usher Hall after you have registered. You can collect your gown at the times shown below for your ceremon... Read More
Do I need to wear a gown to graduate?
Viewed 12987 times since Mon, Oct 10, 2016
Do I need to wear a gown to graduate? Aimed at:  Edinburgh Napier’s students   Yes, all students attending graduation must wear the gown relevant to their award.   Read More
Where do I register on graduation day?
Viewed 12980 times since Tue, Sep 20, 2016
Where do I register on graduation day? Aimed at:  Edinburgh Napier’s students   When you arrive at the theatre you must register at the registration desks located in the main foyer of the Usher Hall. The registration desks run in alphabetical s... Read More
Where is the graduation ceremony held?
Viewed 12976 times since Tue, Sep 20, 2016
Where is the graduation ceremony held? Aimed at:  Edinburgh Napier’s students   The University holds its graduation ceremonies in the Usher hall, Lothian Road, Edinburgh, EH1 2EA   Read More
How do I collect guest tickets for graduations?
Viewed 12968 times since Tue, Sep 20, 2016
How do I collect guest tickets for graduations? Aimed at:  Edinburgh Napier’s students   Tickets purchased as part of your graduation fee will be available to collect from the registration desks on the day of your graduation ceremony. If additi... Read More
When do my guests and I have to be seated for my graduation?
Viewed 12910 times since Tue, Sep 20, 2016
When do my guests and I have to be seated for my graduation? Aimed at:  Edinburgh Napier’s students   Both you and your guests must be seated at least 20 minutes prior to the start of the ceremony. Latecomers are not permitted to enter the audi... Read More
Will food / drinks be supplied at the graduation reception?
Viewed 12865 times since Mon, Oct 10, 2016
Will food / drinks be supplied at the graduation reception? Aimed at:  Edinburgh Napier’s students   Refreshments will be supplied and these include canapés and a glass of Prosecco or a soft drink on arrival. Please note that food is served at ... Read More
Where are the graduation receptions held?
Viewed 12855 times since Mon, Oct 10, 2016
Where and when are the graduation receptions held? Aimed at:  Edinburgh Napier’s students The reception will be held at Craiglockhart campus. Receptions will start and finish as noted below:   Ceremony Time          Reception Time   11am       ... Read More
Can guests take photographs during the graduation ceremony?
Viewed 12805 times since Mon, Oct 10, 2016
Can guests take photographs during the graduation ceremony? Aimed at:  Edinburgh Napier’s students Members of the audience may take photographs, but should remain in their seats. The use of flash apparatus or private video recording is not perm... Read More
Can I pre-order my graduation photographs?
Viewed 12789 times since Mon, Oct 10, 2016
Can I pre-order my graduation photographs? Aimed at:  Edinburgh Napier’s students We recommend that you pre order your photography in advance from Ede & Ravenscroft Graduation Services page as the queues for the photography sales desk can b... Read More
Where do I get my photographs taken at graduation?
Viewed 12776 times since Mon, Oct 10, 2016
Where do I get my photographs taken at graduation? Aimed at:  Edinburgh Napier’s students You can have your photographs taken before or after your ceremony. The photography studios will be at the Lyceum Theatre, Grindlay Street, Edinburgh EH3 9... Read More
Where do I return my graduation gown?
Viewed 12771 times since Mon, Oct 10, 2016
Where do I return my graduation gown? Aimed at:  Edinburgh Napier’s students   Your gown should be returned to Ede & Ravenscroft after the ceremony at the Usher Hall or after the Reception at Craiglockhart campus.   Read More
Will the food at the graduation reception be suitable for children?
Viewed 12645 times since Mon, Oct 10, 2016
Will the food at the graduation reception be suitable for children? Aimed at:  Edinburgh Napier’s students There is a selection of canapés, sandwiches and tray bakes which may be suitable for children to eat. Alternatively please speak to a mem... Read More