Higher Education & Access Graduation
Congratulations Class of 2022!
We are excited to announce the date for our next Higher Education Graduation ceremony which will take place at 12pm on Friday, 28th October.
This prestigious event is a wonderful opportunity for you to celebrate your achievements with family, friends and your fellow graduands. The ceremony will be held in the Millennium Forum, Derry-Londonderry.
What happens next?
Invitation to attend Graduation
Those who are eligible for this year’s Graduation will receive a formal invitation by email or letter. You can register to attend and pay online, over the phone or in person.
View our Graduation FAQs below for more details.
Special Award Winners
Some of you will have been selected to receive an award for outstanding achievement. Our Admissions team will be in touch with more details.
1. Pay and register online here
To pay and register online for your Graduation, please click on the following link and follow the steps detailed below. Click here to pay online
- Log into your online account OR register a new account if you don’t already have one;
- Complete your personal details OR check accuracy if already entered i.e. name, address, telephone number;
- Click ‘Continue’ at the bottom of each page until the payment page;
- The payment page will show the Graduation Fee of £50.
If you wish to attend, please click ‘Pay Now’ and complete your transaction.
Please note, the full fee of £50 MUST be paid at time of online registration to secure your attendance at the Graduation. Non-payment will result in your registration becoming void.
If you or any of your guests have any individual additional needs e.g. disability, mobility, interpreter requirements, and require additional support, please email email@example.com so that every effort is made to accommodate you or your guest.
If you require any assistance, please do not hesitate in contacting us on 028 7127 6000 or by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org
2. Pay and register by telephone
To pay and register by telephone, please contact us on 028 7127 6000 advising you wish to pay for your graduation. Payments are accepted by credit or debit card.
3. Pay in person
You can pay in person at any of our main College campus Receptions at Strand Road, Limavady and Strabane during normal office hours.
- Monday to Thursday: 8:30am-4:45pm
- Friday: 9:00am-3:45pm
The Graduation Ceremony will take place in the Millennium Forum, Derry-Londonderry, at 12noon on Friday 28th October 2022. The event will be broadcast on our YouTube channel. You can also stream the ceremony on our website.
We hope you enjoy the ceremony and don't forget to share your celebrations with us on social media #NWRCGRADS.
We would ask that all Graduates arrive at the venue no later than 10:30am to facilitate gowning, official photography and an event rehearsal.
If you, due to unforeseen circumstance, you arrive late, College staff will direct you to the gowning area and then to the auditorium.
As graduation is a formal occasion, an appropriate standard of dress is expected.
Smart, casual attire is recommended, you will also be provided with an academic gown. When deciding what to wear, keep in mind your graduation ceremony is a formal occasion and you may need to walk up and down stairs inside the auditorium.
If you receive an letter from the College indicating you’re a Special Award winner, it means you have been selected to receive a prize at the Graduation Ceremony in recognition of outstanding achievement. A member of the Admissions team will be in touch with all prize winners in the coming weeks to provide you with more information.
If you have any questions please email email@example.com.
Yes, the College will have an official photography company available before and after the ceremony for family photographs. They are usually situated on the 3rd floor of the venue, accessible via the farquhar room. Our staff photographer will also be capturing photos during the event for press and College marketing activities.
Further details will be included in your final graduation letter with tickets. If you require further information, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
By completing your registration you are confirming that you are happy for your name to be included as part of the ceremony and will receive a commemorative programme and an attendance certificate.
Yes, we encourage you to invite your family and friends to tune into the Graduation Ceremony and cheer for you! The event will be broadcast live on our YouTube channel.
The link will be published on our social media pages prior to the event.
Reasons to Love NWRC
Become an NWRC Alumni
Here at North West Regional College, we are immensely proud of our alumni, many of whom have taken what they learned here and gone on to have amazing careers. We are always keen to hear more about what our former students are achieving.
Why should I join the NWRC Alumni?
Graduation doesn't need to be the end. Joining our Alumni association is a great way to keep in touch with what's going on at NWRC, and helps shape the future of the College. It's also a fantastic opportunity for you to reconnect with your old classmates and share your experiences to inspire others.
You'll be part of a community that offers you various benefits, including:
- Networking opportunities and special events
- Continued access to College facilities
To register or to find out more information email email@example.com