Graduation 2019

It's a time to mark your achievements and reminisce with the people and places you have grown so fond of during your time at the University of Sheffield.

Prepare for what promises to be a very special day in your life…


Congratulations from your president

To all our graduating students, a massive congratulations! Now is your opportunity to reflect on your achievements, and see how far you've come since starting at the University of Sheffield. 

I hope that your experience studying here was a happy one, and that your memories from this time will stay with you, wherever your next steps take you. 

Sheffield Students' Union will always be here to welcome you back so do stay in touch!

Be sure to celebrate in style, and again, congratulations.

Jake Verity, Students' Union President

Robing and official photography is open from 7:30 daily. You can view our opening times for our various food and drink outlets here. The timetable of ceremonies can be found here. View the Graduation Map, including ceromony locations here.

You can find essential information relating to your day on the University’s Graduation website, including ceremony times, travel arrangements, and security details.

Please note in the interest of the safety and security of visitors we will be implementing heightened security procedures. Bags larger than a small handbag will not be allowed into the building. Please do not bring large bags or suitcases to the Octagon Centre or the Sheffield Students' Union during Graduation.

Food and Refreshments

Whether you want to celebrate with a drink, or treat yourself to a bite to eat, we will have the food, drink, and atmosphere to match the occasion. On our newly refurbished concourse outside the SU we’ll have our champagne bar and live music to entertain you and your friends and family.





Order your 2019 Graduation Hoody

Commemorate your time at The University Of Sheffield in style with your official "Class of 2019" Graduation Hoody. Available in navy, burgundy, black or grey, you can place your order to collect at your Graduation (or ship internationally).

Souvenirs and Gifts

Celebrate your new Graduate status with University of Sheffield crested souvenirs and Graduation hoodies, official photos,  jewellery or fresh flower bouquets!


Your Graduation is your last opportunity to purchase an TOTUM card so make sure you don’t miss out on the opportunity to grab savings for the next 1-3 years!

TOTUM gives you discounts from big companies like Amazon, National Express, ASOS, Pizza Express, and The Co-op. You can buy yours as long as you still have an active student email account (account closes approximately one month after Graduation), and enjoy discounts until the card expires.

Buy your card online today.

Life Membership

Sad to be leaving the best Students' Union in the UK? You don't have to!

Become a Life Member for just £10 and gain access to the Students' Union building, its bars and club nights, after you’ve Graduated! You can even sign in a friend. Purchase Life Membership online fro Sheffield Students’ Union Store.