Graduations Congratulations! It is time for the University to formally recognise your hard work and congratulate you on your success. Contact Us
Graduations Congratulations! It is time for the University to formally recognise your hard work and congratulate you on your success. Contact Us
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December 2021 Graduation Ceremonies

Congratulations on your achievement!

You have completed your academic programme and you are graduating – a great feat, especially because of the uncertain times in which we find ourselves.

We understand that your graduation ceremony marks a milestone in your life – it is a special moment that is celebrated with family, friends and loved ones. We would like nothing more than to celebrate these precious moments with you so make sure to tag us when sharing your graduation photos online.

Graduation Videos

You may not be physically at Wits but get excited to watch your graduation ceremony and listen to your name as your degree is being conferred to you.

Graduation Booklets

Flip through your graduation booklet and find your name. Make sure to download a copy of the graduation booklet or share it directly from the website with family and friends.

Collect your Certificate

The following procedure will apply should you choose to collect your certificate between 17 - 21 January 2022:

  • Follow all Wits’ Covid-19 protocols.
  • Complete the Covid-19 screening form on the LogBox App before entering the campus. You are required to dial *120*8501#. Alternatively, you can download and print the form and hand it to the security officer when entering the campus: https://www.wits.ac.za/covid19/covid19-screening-tool/
  • You will need to use your student card to gain access to campus.
  • Collect your certificate from the Exams Hall, 2nd Floor, Robert Sobukwe Building, on the Braamfontein East Campus (2 floors above the Great Hall)

Please note that only the graduand will be allowed into the Exams Hall for the collection of the degree certificate. 

COLLECTION OF CERTIFICATES

Academic attire can be purchased or hired from the House of Graduates and can be collected at RS227/228, 2nd Floor, Robert Sobukwe Building, on the Braamfontein East Campus (2 floors above the Great Hall), on the day. You must ensure that you have the correct academic attire. Please take note that all graduation attire will be sterile and sanitised. Should you wish to purchase or hire academic attire, please contact the House of Graduates: Irline@houseofgraduates.co.za or visit http://houseofgraduates.co.za/Once you have collected your certificate, you may proceed to RS227/228 to collect your academic attire and to have your graduation photos taken. You will be allowed to bring two guests onto campus, and no additional guests will be allowed. We appeal to you and your guests to act responsibly and in the best interests of the entire University community by strictly adhering to the University’s Covid-19 protocols. All guests are required to dial *120*8501# to complete the screening form.

Graduation photos will be taken by the University’s Official Service Provider, Gordon Harris, at Exams Hall, 2nd Floor, Robert Sobukwe Building, on the Braamfontein East Campus (2 floors above the Great Hall). All photographs will be taken in a sterile and sanitised environment. You can place your pre-orders online and make payment via this website: https://pre-orders.ghphoto.co.za/

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