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Graduation

Graduation

Graduation at Mary Immaculate College takes place annually in October.

 

Robes and Photography

Academic Robes

Academic robes can be hired from Phelan Conan Ltd. For further details, please visit www.phelanconan.com.

 

Photography

Lafayette Photography is the official photographer for Mary Immaculate College for Graduation. For further details, please visit www.lafayette.ie

 

Access & Disability Information

Anyone in the need of special accommodations at Graduations can make arrangements in advance.

Parking

Due to the limited parking facilities on the grounds and the large numbers attending, it would be in your own interest to make alternative parking arrangements.  Once parking has reached full capacity on the College grounds, no additional cars will be allowed on campus.  Please ensure that you allow yourself adequate time in order that you are seated in the conferring venue 30 minutes in advance of your ceremony.

  • There will be no access to the College through the main gate on South Circular Road.
  • Entry to the campus will be from the entrance on Ashbourne Avenue (opposite Ashdown Centre).
  • Limited disc parking is available on the South Circular Road, directly outside the main College gates.
  • Summerville Avenue will be a one-way system (no access from the Dock Road to South Circular Road via Summerville Avenue). Gardaí will be towing away illegally parked cars.
  • You are advised not to leave items of value in your cars while attending the Graduation ceremonies. 

 

 

Frequently Asked Questions

All information relating to your Graduation is available from the website. Should you have any further queries, please email Graduation@mic.ul.ie.

You are required to indicate your attendance/non-attendance at Graduation in advance. 

If you are unable to attend your conferring ceremony, you will be able to inform the college of this via online registration and you will be conferred in absentia. Your parchment will be posted to you at your college-registered home address unless otherwise requested. You can request it to be sent to an address other than your college-registered home address by emailing Graduation@mic.ul.ie. Please provide your full name, ID number and programme in the email.

The names of Graduands who are not in attendance may or may not be called out depending on the circumstances

Unfortunately, conferrings cannot be deferred.

Your parchment will be presented to you at the Graduation ceremony or posted to you at your college-registered home address unless otherwise requested.

Yes. If you wish to receive your parchment as Gaeilge, that is possible.

If the Gaeilge parchment is requested in addition to an English parchment there will be a charge of €60.

As well as your own choice of clothing, you are required to wear academic dress. Robes may be hired from Phelan Conan. For further details, please see www.phelanconan.com, email info@phelanconan.com or phone +353 1 4295300.

On a typical year, you are required to be present in the appropriate academic dress and seated in your correct place 30 minutes prior to the commencement of the ceremony.

Each ceremony can be of different duration. However, the average duration of a ceremony is typically 1.5 hours.

Ceremonies will be live-streamed so that families, friends and staff may view the relevant ceremony.

Yes. Anyone in the need of special accommodations can contact Graduation@mic.ul.ie prior to events in order that we may ensure your comfort and your enjoyment of the ceremony.

Yes. Lafayette Photography is the official photographer for Mary Immaculate College. 

Due to the limited parking facilities on the grounds and the large numbers attending, it would be in your own interest to make alternative parking arrangements. Once parking has reached full capacity on the College grounds, no additional cars will be allowed on campus. Please ensure that you allow yourself adequate time in order that you are seated in the conferring venue 30 minutes in advance of your ceremony.

  • There will be no access to the College through the main gate on South Circular Road.
  • Entry to the campus will be from the entrance on Ashbourne Avenue (opposite Ashdown Centre).
  • Limited disc parking is available on the South Circular Road, directly outside the main College gates.
  • Summerville Avenue will be a one-way system (no access from the Dock Road to South Circular Road via Summerville Avenue). Gardaí will be towing away illegally parked cars.
  • You are advised not to leave items of value in your cars while attending the Graduation ceremonies. 

 

More information will be available ahead of ceremonies.

Congratulations on your achievement and enjoy your conferring day!

  • Graduation
  • Robes and Photography
  • Access & Disability Information
  • Parking
  • Frequently Asked Questions