GUST graduates do not need tickets, but they should bring their GUST ID. All graduates will receive 4 invitations for guests to attend the graduation ceremony.
No extra tickets may be purchased.
Graduates must report to the GUST Mishref campus no later than 5:30 pm.
Guests should arrive no later than 6:00 pm.
The graduation ceremony will be approximately two and a half hours long.
Yes. All graduates will come to the stage when their names are read to be congratulated by GUST and receive their diploma.
Gowns will be available everyday from Monday October 3rd, 2017 to Monday October 16th, 2017 ( excluding Fridays and Saturdays) at W6 Reception Area from 3:30pm until 6:30pm, and from 3:30pm until 5:pm on the first rehearsal and second rehearsal.
Yes, all faculty and students taking part in the graduation ceremony are required to wear traditional academic attire.
Tassel to the right at the beginning of the ceremony.
Tassel to the left at the after students are pronounced graduates.
Undergraduate students should wear their tassel on the right side of their cap at the beginning of the ceremony. After students are pronounced graduated, tassels are moved to the left side of the cap.
Faculty members and administrators should wear their tassel on the left side of their cap.
Please wear your hood as shown in the picture below.
Yes. All graduates must attend both mandatory commencement rehearsal on Tuesday, Oct. 10th, 2017 at 6:00pm in the GUST amphitheater, and Monday, Oct. 16th, 2017 at 6:00pm in the GUST amphitheater.
Anyone who is not present in the second rehearsal will not be permitted to participate in the ceremony.
You will receive your diploma from the admissions and registrations office, Degree Audit office.
For more information please contact:
|Mohammad Al Mudhaf||Ext: 7049|
|Raji Achar||EXT: 7051|
Yes. A professional studio will be set up to take photos during the ceremony and will be available from 6:00pm till the end of the ceremony to take individual, group or family photos.
There will be four studios; two in W6-500 and the other two in the gym area. Please make your own arrangements with the studio directly. Please note that it's not allowed to bring your personal photographer to the ceremony.
Yes. A video of the ceremony will be made by GUST. Details of how to obtain this video will be made at a late date. Please check back for updates.
Yes. If you require GUST assistance either for yourself or for your guest please contact;
Mr. Wajeeh Al-Hamed Ext: 7248
Yes. After graduation your GUST email account will remain active and will be used to communicate Alumni related information.
Yes. There will be a light buffet dinner following the ceremony.
Ceremony volunteers will be there to help direct you where you need to go.