Staff are invited to register to participate in the Academic Procession or to assist as volunteers at the Melbourne Graduation Ceremonies to be held 11 to 13 May 2015.
The Melbourne Graduation Ceremonies will be held in the Plenary, Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre on the following dates:
Monday 11 May at 7pm Faculty of Education and Arts (all primary, early childhood, Indigenous programs and educational leadership) The occasional address will be delivered by ACU Senior Research Fellow Dr Kevin Donnelly.
Tuesday 12 May at 10.30am Faculties of Law and Business and Theology and Philosophy The occasional address will be delivered by 2015 Honorary Doctorate recipient Rabbi John Levi AM.
Tuesday 12 May at 2.30pm Faculty of Health Sciences (Bachelor of Nursing, including BN specialisations and BN double degrees) The occasional address will be delivered by St Vincent's Hospital Melbourne CEO Mr Ian Grisold.
Tuesday 12 May at 7pm Faculty of Health Sciences School of Nursing, Midwifery and Paramedicine (excluding Bachelor of Nursing, BN specialisations and BN double degrees) The occasional address will be delivered by ACU Professor of Mental Health Nursing Professor Brian McKenna.
Wednesday 13 May at 2.30pm Faculty of Health Sciences (all courses from the Schools of Allied Health, Exercise Science, Physiotherapy, Psychology, Science) The occasional address will be delivered by ACU Director of the Centre for Exercise and Nutrition Professor John Hawley.
Wednesday 13 May at 7pm Faculty of Education and Arts (all secondary, all School of Arts and postgraduate education - excluding primary, early childhood and educational leadership) The occasional address will be delivered by Assistant Freedom of Information Commissioner (Vic) Rachel Westaway.
Registration is open to participate in the Academic Procession. The Graduations Office is also looking for staff volunteers to assist with ceremonial activities on the day (eg student registration, gowning, ticketing and ushering).
Register to participate in the Academic Procession or to assist as a volunteer via the staff registration form online.
Registration for the Melbourne ceremonies closes Monday 4 May 2015.
Our students' ACU experience culminates with their graduation. A significant event in the University calendar, graduation is also an important opportunity for all staff to show support by attending and participating in the event.
Please contact the Graduations Office on (07) 3623 7480 or email with any enquiries.
We look forward to seeing you at the Graduation Ceremonies in celebration of the achievements of our students and staff.