Congregation

  • Thursday 17 March 2011
  • NO. 4948
  • VOL. 141

Degree Days 2011–12

Degree ceremonies shall be held in the Sheldonian Theatre for the purpose of granting graces and conferring degrees on the days shown in this notice. These are in addition to those already published for 2011 and 2012 (www.ox.ac.uk/students/graduation/ceremonies/dates).

The purpose of these degree ceremonies is to provide additional opportunities for graduands on waiting lists and old members to graduate at a ceremony. The dates are as follows:

  • 11 a.m., Friday 14 October 2011
  • 11 a.m., Friday 20 April 2012
  • 11 a.m. and 2.30 p.m., Friday 4 May 2012
  • 11 a.m. and 2.30 p.m., Saturday 12 May 2012

Colleges will be contacted by the Degree Conferrals Office regarding the procedures for allocating graduands to these ceremonies.

Congregation22 March

2 p.m.

¶ The meeting of Congregation is cancelled. The sole business comprises questions to which no opposition has been notified and in respect of which no request for adjournment has been received, and Mr Vice-Chancellor will accordingly declare the resolutions carried without a meeting under the provisions of Sect. 7 (1) of Statute IV (Supplement (1) to Gazette No. 4633, 9 October 2002, p. 100).

1 Voting on Resolutions approving the conferment of Honorary Degrees

(For explanatory note and text of resolution, see Gazette No. 4946, 3 March 2011, p. 484.)

2 Voting on Resolution approving the conferment of Degree by Diploma

(For explanatory note and text of resolution, see Gazette No. 4946, 3 March 2011, p. 485.)

3 Voting on Resolution authorising use of space in Beaver House, Hythe Bridge Street

(For explanatory note and text of resolution, see Gazette No. 4946, 3 March 2011, p. 485.)

4 Voting on changes to Congregation Regulations 3 of 2002

(For explanatory note and text of resolution, see Gazette No. 4946, 3 March 2011, p. 485.)

Note on procedures in Congregation

¶ Business in Congregation is conducted in accordance with Congregation Regulations 2 of 2002 (www.admin.ox.ac.uk/statutes/regulations/529-122.shtml). A printout of these regulations, or of any statute or other regulations, is available from the Council Secretariat on request. A member of Congregation seeking advice on questions relating to its procedures, other than elections, should contact Miss S. Cowburn at the University Offices, Wellington Square (telephone: (2)70193; email: sarah.cowburn@admin.ox.ac.uk); questions relating to elections should be directed to the Elections Officer, Ms S.L. Stacey (telephone: (2)80463, email: elections.office@ox.ac.uk).