University Gazette, 23 February 2006: University
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 200720 January (in absence only)
Trinity Term and Long Vacation 20075 May (college specific) (11 a.m., 2 p.m., and 4.30 p.m.)
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.)
Michaelmas Term 200720 October
Hilary Term 200819 January (in absence only)
Trinity Term and Long Vacation 20083 May (college specific) (11 a.m., 2 p.m., and 4.30 p.m.)
The following ceremonies will be held in the Examination Schools. Additional ceremony days are marked *.
*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.)
Michaelmas Term 200825 October
Degree ceremonies will return to the Sheldonian for the following dates:
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.
MATRICULATION CEREMONIES 2007–8
Hilary Term 2007Thursday, 8 March
Trinity Term 2007Thursday, 14 June
Michaelmas Term 2007Saturday, 13 October
Thursday, 6 December
Hilary Term 2008Thursday, 6 March
Trinity Term 2008Thursday, 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.