Students, guests and staff attending graduation should be aware that degree and award congregations are regarded as public events.
Names and awards (including those receiving their award in absentia) are published in the programme.
Audio and visual images of the congregation are publicly available via a live webcast, social media and the sale of DVDs of the congregation.
By confirming your attendance at the ceremony, attendees hereby give Swansea University the right to print their name and award in the programme publication. Attendees and their guests also give Swansea University the right to use video recording(s), sound recording(s), photograph(s) and any content/copy/quotes generated for use in any productions where Swansea University may wish to use the material(s) for marketing and publicity, trade promotion.
In accordance with the General Data Protection Legislation (GDPR) and the Data Protection Act 2018 the material will be used solely for the promotion or benefit of Swansea University.
Materials can remain in the public domain for an indefinite period of time and may be used for educational and/or marketing purposes. They may require editing for quality or technical purposes and will be stored securely by the University or its agents.
Material(s) will be the copyright of Swansea University and may be used as is or in conjunction with other material(s), as part of a composite production.
Note to those not attending (receiving award in absentia): if you object to the publication of your personal data in the programme (name and award), please inform the Graduation Office.
All ceremonies will be broadcasted live on our website at http://www.swansea.ac.uk/graduation/ and can be watched via the internet.
The live feed screen will appear automatically at the beginning of each ceremony.
If you want to purchase a recording of the whole ceremony in USB format, please see the information above (Official Photography and USBs)
Graduation merchandise is available from Fulton Outfitters: www.fultonoutfitters.co.uk
Graduation Travel and Parking Arrangements
Please note that there is no dedicated car parking for graduation. Visitors are able to park in a number of city centre car parks within the vicinity of Swansea Arena. For more information please visit: Swansea Arena | Getting Here (swansea-arena.co.uk)
- If you are arriving by public transport, Swansea Railway Station is on the main West coast line from London Paddington, approximately 3 hours away.
- Visitors arriving by train are advised to take a bus to Swansea Bus Station from directly outside the railway station. First Cymru buses will operate to Swansea Bus Station and there is a taxi rank just outside the Railway station.
- Please click visit Traveline Cymru to access a bus and rail travel journey planner.