Things to Note

Dress Code

The dress code for the event is shirt and tie for men and equivalent for ladies.
Mask-wearing will be optional for Commencement 2022.


All attendees are required to adhere to the Vaccination-Differentiated Safe Management Measures (VDS).

Only guests with a valid invitation card, and who fulfil the VDS will be allowed to enter the event venue.

The official start times for Commencement Ceremony 1 and Ceremony 2 are 10am and 3.30pm respectively. Guests are advised to arrive at the SUTD Auditorium at least one hour earlier. All guests are required to be seated at least 20 minutes before the ceremony start time. Doors will be closed once the ceremony has officially started and latecomers will not be admitted.
Invitation cards are required for admission - one card admits only one person.

*Alternatively, guests may also view the live webcast of the ceremony.

Out of courtesy to other guests, children below the age of six will not be admitted to the ceremony. 

During the Ceremony

Guests will be seated on a first-come-first-served basis. No reservation of seats is allowed

Guests are to remain in their seats and refrain from leaving the Auditorium during the ceremony.
Professional photographers have been engaged to capture the ceremonies and presentation of degrees to every graduand. Guests should not be moving around the auditorium to take photographs as this will interrupt the flow of the ceremony.

End of Ceremony

Please follow the ushers’ instructions to exit the Auditorium.

All graduands and guests are invited to a reception at the Campus Centre after the ceremony.