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Oxford University Gazette, 23 February 2006: University Agenda

DEGREE DAYS 2007–8

Ceremonies will be held in the Sheldonian Theatre (or in the Examination Schools, as indicated below) for the purpose of granting graces and conferring degrees on the days shown in this notice. Ceremonies will be held on Saturdays unless indicated otherwise.

Unless indicated otherwise, all ceremonies will be divided, the first part commencing at 11 a.m., and the second part at 2.30 p.m.

Note: the Sheldonian Theatre will close for replacement of the restored ceiling in late Trinity Term 2008, when ceremonies will relocate to the Examination Schools. In order to accommodate as many candidates as possible, two degree days have been added and are marked * in this notice.

Hilary Term 2007

20 January (in absence only)

3 March

Trinity Term and Long Vacation 2007

5 May (college specific) (11 a.m., 2 p.m., and 4.30 p.m.)

19 May

9 June

14 July (11 a.m., 2 p.m., and 4.30 p.m.)

28 July (11 a.m., 2 p.m., and 4.30 p.m.)

Friday, 28 September (college specific) (11 a.m., 2 p.m., and 4.30 p.m.)

29 September

Michaelmas Term 2007

20 October

3 November

24 November

Hilary Term 2008

19 January (in absence only)

1 March

Trinity Term and Long Vacation 2008

3 May (college specific) (11 a.m., 2 p.m., and 4.30 p.m.)

17 May

7 June

The following ceremonies will be held in the Examination Schools. Additional ceremony days are marked *.

*12 July

*Friday, 18 July (11 a.m., 2 p.m., and 4.30 p.m.)

19 July (11 a.m., 2 p.m., and 4.30 p.m.)

Friday, 26 September (college specific) (11 a.m. and 2 p.m. and 4.30 p.m.)

27 September

Michaelmas Term 2008

25 October

Degree ceremonies will return to the Sheldonian for the following dates:

8 November

29 November

Names of candidates must be entered, through the authorities of a college or other society, with the Student Records and Degree Conferrals Office, University Offices, Wellington Square, not later than 12 noon on the Friday fifteen days before the ceremony.

The doors of the Sheldonian Theatre (or the Examination Schools, in the case of ceremonies being held there) will normally be open to visitors half an hour before the start of the ceremony.

Tickets will be required by visitors, and will be issued through the authorities of the colleges and other societies.

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MATRICULATION CEREMONIES 2007–8

Hilary Term 2007

Thursday, 8 March

Trinity Term 2007

Thursday, 14 June

Michaelmas Term 2007

Saturday, 13 October

Thursday, 6 December

Hilary Term 2008

Thursday, 6 March

Trinity Term 2008

Thursday, 12 June

Michaelmas Term 2008 (to be held in the Examination Schools)

Saturday, 18 October

Ceremonies will normally be held at 12.30 p.m. in Convocation House.

The Vice-Chancellor regrets that, because of the large number of candidates involved, visitors cannot be admitted to matriculation ceremonies.

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