Graduation Ceremony 2024

ATU Sligo and ATU St Angelas

Thursday, 31 October and
Friday, 1 November
Location: ATU Sligo Campus

Please ensure you maintain access to your student email address and continue to monitor it until after graduation. 

The running order by the Department will be available closer to the conferring date. 

All Major awards are invited to conferring ceremonies; please see details here for other awards. 

Important information


All Graduands will be sent an e-invite via their student email and personal email addresses. The invitation includes a link to RSVP to indicate if you are attending or NOT attending. Please RSVP to ensure you receive your Parchment either on the day or by post.

Please check your spam & junk folders in case your invitation has gone in here.

If you haven’t received an invitation and are due to Graduate please contact us at  

Each graduand can avail of one Graduand ticket and 2 guest tickets. 

Access to Ceremony

Please let us know if you have any special requirements in advance of the ceremony so we are fully equipped to accommodate you on the day. 

Gowning Hire 

Those Graduating must present in the correct academic gowns and colours for Conferring.

Please follow the link to the Gowning Company Oxford & Armstrong Graduation Gown Hire in Ireland | Armstrong & Oxford | Armstrong & Oxford ( to book your Robes.

The cost to rent your Gown is €40.00 if you book online. It is strongly advised that you book your gown online otherwise it will cost €50.00 to rent on the day.

For the convenience of ATU students, the University has competitively tendered for the provision of academic gowns. Students may choose to use gowns from alternative suppliers. Please ensure that you obtain the correct gown and colours for your University qualification.


Lafayette Photography are the official graduation photographers of Atlantic Technological University.

They will be located on site in the ATU Donegal Campus campus to take professional individual and family portraits. Please visit their website- to pre-book now. Pre-booking is highly recommended for your photography session, however you can also book on the day with our team. 

Doctoral and Research Masters candidates 

 You will receive written confirmation outlining details of your rehearsal, and you must confirm your intention to attend.   

Sign language 

A sign language interpreter will be present on the day of all graduation ceremonies. 

Fees & library books 

Before you are permitted to graduate, you must have paid all fees and library fines and returned all books and property to the University a month before you graduate.   It is ATU policy that students with an outstanding balance owing will not receive their parchment on the day of their graduation. 

Conferring 2023 Watch back

If you missed Conferring, you can watch back our ATU Conferring ceremonies 2023 here.

Conferring ceremony FAQs

Information will be sent to your ATU email address. 

Each graduand may bring 2 guests. 

Through the link on the website. 

Yes, information will be on the website.  

Approximately 2 hours. 

Yes, light refreshments will be provided. 


Please be aware that the bank transfer payment may not be received for a few days in our bankThe student account will be credited with your payment when payment has been received in our bank account. 

All Major awards are invited to conferring ceremonies, for other awards please see details  here.  

Ensure you are logged into your student account and accessing via your ATU student email. 


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