This web page provides information for all
to attend the Graduation Ceremonies, to be held Saturday November 1,
2014 at 10:00 a.m. at the National Arena and Saturday November 8, 2014
at 10:00 a.m. at the Montego Bay Convention Centre.
outstanding balances will be asked to pay
these balances in addition to the registration fee.
are required to
pay the registration fee by Debit or
(Visa/MasterCard/KeyCard), Managers cheque or cash at
identity, you must present either of the following:
2013/2014 UTech ID
valid driverís licence
Papine Campus -
September 29-October 4, 2014
am - 5:00 pm
(Monday - Thursday)
am - 3:00 pm
am - 3:00 pm
Western Campus -
October 17- 18, 2014
am - 5:00 pm
am - 3:00 pm
Message from the Alumni
As Associate Vice
President, Advancement with responsibility for Alumni Relations, I and
Miss Cheryll Messam, our
Alumni Relations Manager, feel truly privileged to be among the first
congratulate you on achieving this significant milestone of becoming a
the University of Technology, Jamaica (UTech). You are now
part of a
remarkable history and a fine tradition of excellence. UTech has so
much to be proud of and all of which is made possible by the support
member of the UTech family. However, we take special pride in the
of you our Graduating Class of 2014.
We are honoured
that you chose to be a part of
the UTech family and we in the Alumni Relations Office, look forward to
journeying with you in this next stage of your personal and
post graduation. Our mission is three fold: to connect our alumni to
other to ensure networking benefits for personal, professional and
to connect our alumni to the University to build UTechís volunteer,
donor and advocacy capacity; and to connect our alumni to our current
body, so that our students are connected with persons who can inspire
overcome challenges, attain seemingly elusive goals and achieve success!
Association, UTech and the Alumni
Chapters in Florida and New York are key organizations committed to
providing you with
networking support. The various alumni groups have been strong and
supporters of UTech and annually have provided support through
students; job search opportunities for fellow alumni; and donation of
other resources. We recommend that you join the Association or a
you and offer your creative ideas through membership on their
Contact us today for membership application forms at ph: 876-970-5468
blog at http://utechalumni.wordpress.com/alumni-association-utech-membership-application-form/
in the Alumni Relations Office look forward meeting you and serving you
are available and only too happy to discuss your ideas and
Please stay in touch!
Associate Vice President, Advancement
Alumni Relations Manager
Phone: (876) 970-5468
CHECK LIST FOR
Graduation registration process
- Pay for Photographs
- Collect Gown from Faculty of the Built
- Conference Room/Western Campus
- Return graduation gown after the ceremony
who did not attend the ceremony may collect their certificate as of
December 08, 2014 from the Student Records Office, Main Administration
Building, upon presentation of a valid driverís licence, national I.D.
processing fee of
$2,000.00 must be paid at the Accounts Department before the collection
of your Certificate
2013/14 UTech ID card
will be accepted until the end of December 2014.
COLLECTION & RETURN OF
Graduates are required to wear gowns at the
Papine Campus: Gowns
are to be collected at the Faculty of the Built Environment Conference
Room, (Ground Floor, Caribbean School of Architecture), during the
Gowns should be returned to the designated area at the National Arena
immediately after the ceremony.
Gowns are to be
collected at the Western Campus during registration on October 17-18,
Gowns should be returned to the designated area at the Montego Bay
Convention Centre immediately after the ceremony.
the amount to be refunded will
to bring their receipt as proof of payment. No refunds will be made
without the presentation of the receipt. When the gowns are
returned in good condition, the deposit, less the administrative costs,
will be refunded.
Congregation for the
Presentation of Graduates is formal and graduates to be presented to
the Chancellor are required to follow the dress code for the ceremony,
that is the University Graduate Gown with appropriate Hood. The wearing
of corsage & boutonnieres is not permitted.
Master's, PHD Degree graduates are required to wear Hoods.
Strictly - Modest White dresses (other colours are
- Dark Lounge
Suits. The wearing of T-shirts and jeans is prohibited.
Graduates will be required to assemble at the
arena at 8:00 a.m. in the designated area in preparation for the
procession. Marshals will place you in alphabetical order. Graduates
are to remain in place once they have been checked by the marshals.
Each graduate will be allowed to bring two guests
ceremony. Tickets must be collected at registration, and presented for
entry to the ceremony. Guests with tickets will
deposit must be paid at
registration as follows:
Associate Degrees, Diplomas
| Bachelorís Degrees,
| Masterís Degrees
REFUND OF REGISTRATION FEE
will be held on:
Thursday, October 30,
2014 at 5:00 p.m. at the National Arena.
2014 at 4:00 p.m. at the Montego Bay Convention Centre
be on time.
official photographer assigned to the University is Bryan Studios
Limited. Only the official photographer will be allowed to take
photographs during the ceremony. No portraits will be taken on
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will be at Faculty
of the Built
Environment Conference Room(Ground Floor, Caribbean School of
Architecture) on October 4, 2014. However, before and
this date, photo packages will be will be taken at the Studio.
Montego Bay: Bryan Studio Ltd.
will be at Western
October 17-18, 2014. (9:00 am - 3:00pm)
Package will consist of twenty (20) photographs consisting of:
- 8 x 12
photograph receiving your certificate on stage.
- 5 x 7 enlargement
- 2 - 4x6
will be done at
Bryan Studios Ltd. up on presentation of payment vouchers and by
Make-up for Portraits
will also be
available at the studio payments for which must be made at the studio.
$2,500 payable at UTech
$1,500 payable at Bryan
early for your Graduation Photo Package at:
BRYAN STUDIOS LTD.
38c CONSTANT SPRING ROAD
must be collected from Bryan Studios Ltd.
Late Arrival For
orderly ceremony, we request that you observe the following:
- If you arrive after the start of the procession
graduates, you must sit in the audience.
- Your name will not be called.
However, you will be able to collect your
after the ceremony.
of Student Services & Registry
UNIVERSITY OF TECHNOLOGY, JAMAICA
237 Old Hope Road,
UNIVERSITY OF TECHNOLOGY,
Assistant Registrar - Academic Affairs
Registrar- Student Services
We will be happy to respond
to your queries.