How many guests can I bring?

You can bring up to two guests to the graduation ceremony and three guests to the graduation photoshoots (any child under the age of 12 months is not included).

Can I bring more than two guests to the ceremony?

No due to covid requirements, numbers are limited.

Can I buy the graduation gown and stole?

Gowns are hired by Chisholm and cannot be purchased.

I graduated in a diploma level – will I still get a mortarboard?

The mortarboards are only worn by Bachelor and above graduands.

What happens if I cannot attend my photoshoot session?

Cancel your booking via your confirmation email and/or SMS message, or email the Chisholm events team – events@chisholm.edu.au.

When do I receive my photos?

The photo gallery will be emailed to students three weeks after the sessions. A password will be provided in the email to access the gallery.

How much do the photoshoots cost?

The graduation photoshoots are $25.50 and includes your gown hire and photography.

Do I need to pay to receive my photos?

Your photos will be emailed to you and are downloadable for free. Printing of your photos is at your own cost.

What time do I need to arrive for an on-campus photoshoot?

Please arrive no more than 10 minutes before your booking time.

Where can I park if attending an on-campus photoshoot?

Free parking is available on campus. Please refer to the location information.

Do I have to speak when on stage at the ceremony?

No speaking required on stage – you will be handed your letter of congratulations and then you can leave the stage.