Graduation Academic Dress Gown collection on the day

Gown collection on graduation day

It is compulsory to wear the James Cook University (JCU) approved academic at your graduation ceremony..

To hire or purchase JCU gowns for the Townsville and Cairns ceremonies please complete and submit the Hire and Sales form

Gown Collection

Following is information regarding the collection of gowns for the 2018 December graduation ceremonies.

Note: that PhD gowns may only be collected on the day of your ceremony.

When you collect your gown you will be shown how it is to be worn.

Cairns Gown collection

Building A4 Room 016

Saturday 15 December 2018 from 10am - 3pm on campus OR on the day of the ceremony at the Cairns Convention Centre.

Townsville Gown collection

Building 27 Room 002

Thursday 13 December 2018 from noon to 6pm

Saturday 15 December 2018 from 9am to 2pm on campus OR  on the day of the ceremony at the Townsville Entertainment and Convention Centre.

PhD gown collection

PhD gowns can be collected 2 hours prior to the commencement of your ceremony

On Ceremony Day

  1. Before registering for the ceremony please ensure that you are fully gowned and not carrying any personal items on you (phone, handbag etc.)
  2. Undergraduate and Masters Students – Registration will open one and a half hours prior to the commencement of each ceremony and remain open for thirty minutes. PhD graduates you will be advised where you are to assemble when you collect your gown.

Location of Registration Desks

Townsville: Through Door 5
Cairns: Wharf Street entrance foyer