UCAB Graduation -

Graduation 2022

This page has all the information regarding details of UCAB Graduation on Thursday 10 November 2022 held at York Minster.

You can watch the whole graduation live from York Minster at approx 7pm

RSVP: Please complete the form below by Friday 7 October 2022


Students hiring a gown should arrive from 2pm onwards to be gowned and photographed. You will be able to leave the Merchant Taylors’ Hall with your gown, but please remember to return it to the Merchant Taylors’ Hall immediately after the ceremony.

Please allow plenty of time for car parking and preparation including gowning (as there may be a queue) before the ceremony.

Gown booking

Hire of academic dress and photography through Ede and Ravenscroft

Link to gown booking


  • Key Addresses

    The Graduation Ceremony will be held at York Minster, Deangate,
    York YO1 7HH at 7.30pm on Thursday 10 November 2022


    Gowning and photography: Merchant Taylors’ Hall, Aldwark, York YO1 7BX

  • Invitations

    Please reply to the invitation by Friday 7 October 2022 by using the form in the main page above to RSVP.


  • Attire

    The Graduation Ceremony is a formal occasion so students should wear smart clothes eg a suit, a dress or smart trousers. Please remember that you will be required to walk up steps to the stage, so please consider your footwear.

  • Guests

    Each student may bring up to two guests. Please let us know as soon as possible whether you will be bringing guests. Children are welcome and they should be included in your number of guests. Animals are not permitted apart from Guide Dogs.

  • Gowns

    If you would like to wear a gown, you will need to know the title of your degree and awarding body. Gowns can be hired from Ede and Ravenscroft which will be available for collection at the Merchant Taylors’ Hall, Aldwark, York YO1 7BX (three minutes’ walk from York Minster) from 2pm on the day you are graduating. The gown must be returned immediately after the ceremony. Information and links to Ede & Ravenscroft website can be found by going to https://www2.edeandravenscroft.com/graduation/ Please use Askham Bryan College when asked to type in the institution.

  • Tickets and Seating

    Students can collect their tickets from the Merchant Taylor’s Hall when collecting their gown. You will be able to arrive at the Minster from 6.45pm. Once you have registered, you will then be directed to your seat. Ushers will greet you on entry and direct students and guests to the correct seating areas.

  • Student Debt

    If you owe the College for Tuition Fees or Additional Fees at the end of the academic year, the College reserves the right to restrict your attendance at any awards ceremony until the monies due are paid.

  • Re-assessment/re-study

    If you have been part of reassessment, or due to take part in reassessment, or you have to re-take the year, you may graduate next year. If you have any queries about this, please contact the HE team directly: he@askham-bryan.ac.uk


  • Parking

    Please visit the following website for car parks in York: https://www.york.gov.uk/parking



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