Tips for Graduation Day

Watch this short video for some tips to help make your graduation day enjoyable.


  • Be prepared for the weather. As the graduations utilise different locations across City West campus dress for the conditions.

  • Bring what you need for the day. This might include water or a snack.

  • Allow enough time for travel to the venue or car parking to ensure there is no need to rush and you don’t arrive late for registration. Road closures in Hindley Street will be in place.

    • Hindley Street will be closed west of Clarendon Street and east of Liverpool Street. Clarendon and Liverpool Streets will remain open to traffic.

  • After registration and robing you may have free time to visit the graduation service providers on George Street, opposite the Jeffrey Smart Building, where you will find photography, parchment frames, parchment plaques, flowers and other graduation merchandise.

  • In the event of an emergency the evacuation points for Pridham Hall are Light Square and George Street (northern end). Emergency exits are marked on the walls of all campus buildings.