Other celebrations

Other ceremonies occur in graduation week, hosted by individual university groups. Your faculty, school or unit may be hosting an event.

These events are in addition to the official graduation ceremonies.

Te Hui Whakapūmau—a celebration for Māori graduands

This celebration at Te Herenga Waka Marae is an opportunity for graduands and their whānau to come together to mark this memorable milestone.

Thursday 17 May, 8.30am

For more information, contact tehuiwhakapumau@vuw.ac.nz or phone 04-463 5314.

The Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences Graduands’ Celebration reception

Thursday 17 May, 11am

This is a celebration to honour the achievements of students within the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences.

The event will take place at Rutherford House Mezzanine Foyer, Pipitea Campus, Victoria University before the FHSS graduation parade.

Invitations will be sent out in early April.

For more information contact alida.steemson@vuw.ac.nz

Pasifika graduation celebration

A celebration for Pasifika graduates, their families and community. The event celebrates their success, as well as Pasifika cultures and identities and includes Pasifika cultural items.

Friday 18 May, 6pm

Invitations are emailed to all Pasifika graduands in April.

Celebratory morning tea for all Law graduands

Wednesday 16 May, 10am

This celebration is an opportunity for law graduands and their whānau to come together to mark this memorable milestone.

For more information, contact law-events@vuw.ac.nz or phone 04-463 6327.

Law graduands group photo

Wednesday 16 May, 11am

This photo, which includes all law graduands, is taken on the front steps of the Law School before each Law graduation ceremony.

For more information, contact law-events@vuw.ac.nz or phone 04-463 6327.

Victoria Business School Excellence Awards—celebrating our top students

Monday 14 May, 5.30pm

Staff and invited guests will gather with students and their family and friends to acknowledge and celebrate the commitment to academic excellence of our top graduating students.

Invitations will be emailed in late April.

For more information, contact vbs@vuw.ac.nz or phone 04-463 6888.

School of Government Graduation Morning Tea—a celebration for School of Government graduands

Tuesday 15 May, 10.30am

This celebration at Rutherford House is an opportunity for School of Government graduands and their whānau to come together with School staff to mark this memorable milestone.

Invitations will be emailed to all School of Government graduands in April.

For more information, contact sog-info@vuw.ac.nz or phone 04-463 6599.

School of Information Management—a celebration for postgraduate graduands

Tuesday 15 May, 10.30am

This celebration on the 4th floor of Rutherford House is an opportunity for postgraduate graduands and their families to come together to mark this memorable milestone.

Invitations will be emailed to all postgraduate graduands later in April.

For more information, contact sim@vuw.ac.nz or phone 04-463 5103.