Step 5: Regalia

Full academic regalia will be available for collection the week before Graduation.

Your regalia will need to be returned directly after your ceremony.

Sydney campus student have the option to collect their regalia from the Sydney campus.

Contact Regalia Office

Phone: +61 2 4980 2148
Email: studentservices@avondale.edu.au
Monday to Thursday: 9.00am-5.00pm
Friday: 9.00am-12.00noon

Collection & Return

CampusLake MacquarieSydney (Nursing Graduands)
Collection PointRegalia Office located in Lower College HallAdministration
Collection Dates & Times7 - 10 December, 9am - 4.30pm
11 December, 9am - 12pm
7 - 10 December, 9am - 4.30pm
Return PointRegalia Office located in Lower College Hall
Return TimeDIRECTLY AFTER YOUR CEREMONY
Note: All graduands must have financial clearance by 19 November, 2020 and have paid their graduation fees to collect academic dress. Late return incurs a charge of $50 per day to a maximum of $250.

How to wear academic dress

View the following videos for instructions on how to wear academic dress.

PhD
Postgraduate
Undergraduate
VET

Dress code

GenderDress codeNotes
MaleSemi-formalCollared shirt and tie with dark, long trousers and polished shoes
FemaleSemi-formalNo stiletto heels—they damage the floor of the graduation service venue
Note: If culturally appropriate, you may wear a sulu, ta’ovala, ie faitaga or tupenu with sandals.

Course colours

Higher degree research courses


CourseColours
Doctor of PhilosophyCherry red gown, gold hood, black bonnet
Note: Academic dress for courses below includes trencher, black gown and black hood lined with discipline-specific colour.
Master of PhilosophyOld gold lined, with red

Postgraduate courses


CourseColours
Note:dress for courses below includes trencher, black gown and black hood lined with discipline-specific colour.
Master of ArtsPearl lined
Master of EducationJade lined
Master of Leadership and ManagementPearl lined with magenta
Master of NursingInternational orange
Master of Teaching (Primary)Jade lined with pastel yellow
Master of Teaching (Secondary)Jade lined with pastel yellow
Graduate Diploma of Leadership and ManagementPearl and magenta
Graduate Diploma in Lifestyle MedicineHoneybird with pearl
Graduate Diploma of Ministry and TheologySteel blue, pearl, spectrum violet
Graduate Diploma in NursingInternational orange with pearl
Graduate Certificate in Educational StudiesJade with silver grey
Graduate Certificate in Leadership and ManagementMagenta with pearl
Graduate Certificate in Lifestyle MedicineHoneybird with pearl
Graduate Certificate in NursingInternational orange with pearl

Undergraduate courses


CourseColours
Note: Academic dress for courses below includes trencher, black gown and black hood lined with discipline-specific colour.
Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Teaching (Primary) (Honours)Pearl and jade with red
Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Teaching (Secondary) (Honours)Pearl and jade with red
Bachelor of ArtsPearl
Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Teaching (Birth-12 Years)Pearl and jade
Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Teaching (Primary)Pearl and jade
Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Teaching (Secondary)Pearl and jade
Bachelor of BusinessUltramarine
Bachelor of Business/Bachelor of TeachingUltramarine and jade
Bachelor of Education (Early Childhood) (Birth-5 Years)Jade
Bachelor of Education (Primary)Jade
Bachelor of Educational StudiesJade
Bachelor of Ministry and TheologySpectrum violet, steel blue and pearl
Bachelor of Ministry and Theology (Honours)Spectrum violet, steel blue and pearl with red
Bachelor of NursingApricot
Bachelor of ScienceTopaz
Bachelor of Science/Bachelor of TeachingTopaz and jade
Bachelor of TheologySteel blue and pearl
Associate Degree in Theological StudiesSpectrum violet with steel blue
Note: Academic dress for course below includes trencher, black gown and stole with discipline-specific colour.


Vocational education and training courses


CourseColours
Note: Academic dress for course below includes trencher, black gown and stole with discipline-specific colour.
Diploma of General StudiesPearl
Diploma in Outdoor RecreationSapphire blue
Certificate IV in Presenting Community Health Education ProgramsBlack and turquoise
Certificate III in Outdoor RecreationBlack and sapphire blue



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