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Curtin Singapore

Where to park

For information regarding parking please visit The Star. Operating hours and rates are available on The Star Vista website.

Curtin alumni

Curtin graduate's automatically become a valued member of the Curtin alumni network, without fee and for life.

You can connect with Curtin Alumni on Twitter, and keep your details up-to-date online.

Pre-ceremony and registration information

After results publication, all graduates will receive a Graduation Invitation via OC in OASIS. All graduates must register to attend their graduation ceremony by the published deadline via the Graduations Channel in OASIS. You will NOT receive a Graduation Invitation via post or to your personal email address. Please note that outside the registration period you will not be able to see the Graduations Channel in OASIS. No registrations will be accepted after the registration closing date. If late registrations are able to be accepted a late registration fee is payable.

Registration to attend a ceremony is required by the published deadline. Regalia must be ordered during registration time via the Graduations Channel in OASIS. Please note that outside the registration period you will not be able to see the Graduations Channel in OASIS.

Ticket and regalia collection

Your graduation ticket and regalia can be collected BLK C, Level 2 Curtin Singapore campus.

To collect your tickets and regalia you must present photo identification including either your Curtin student ID card, drivers licence or Passport. The date/time and location of your ticket and regalia collection will be confirmed in your final Confirmation Official Communication (sent to your OASIS account). If you cannot collect your tickets and regalia and require someone to collect on your behalf please ensure they bring a Disclosure of Information Proxy Form and photo identification. Tickets and regalia will not be issued without authorisation from the student.

Further information regarding ticket purchase will be sent in a Confirmation Official Communication closer to the ceremony date.

Studio photography is available during tickets and regalia collection and before and after the graduation ceremonies. Demand for studio photography is high on ceremony days, therefore you may wish to have your professional photos taken with family and friends after you have collected your tickets and regalia.

A professional photograph will be taken of each graduate as they cross the stage. The photos are available from the GFP Graduations website after the ceremonies. A DVD of the ceremony will also be available for purchase.

Certificate framing is available after your ceremony. Frames can be ordered and pre-paid prior to your ceremony to speed the framing process.

Curtin memorabilia will be available to purchase during ticket and regalia collection times. Memorabilia includes teddy bears dressed in your own regalia and faculty colour, mugs and key rings.

For more information please visit GFP Graduations website.

More information can be found on the Accessibility, religious or cultural requirements webpage.


The Star Performing Arts Centre
Levels 6 and 7, The Star Theatre
1 Vista Exchange Green Singapore 138617

Mass Rapid Transit (MRT)

Nearest MRT Station is Buona Vista (BV), served by East West Line and Circle Line.

The Star is a short 5-mins walk from BV MRT Station, via Exit C.

Find out how you can arrive at The Star from your preferred train station using SMRT's Journey Planner.

Public buses

Please refer to the location map above that indicates the nearest bus stop, and the bus services available. Alternatively, please see SMRT's E-bus Guide for information on buses.

Private car

There are 2 entrances to The Star. Vehicles can enter via Vista Exchange Green or Rochester Drive.

There are 800 car park lots available operated by CapitaMalls Asia Limited. Details on car park operating hours and rates are available on The Star Vista website.

For more information about the venue please visit The Star website.


Ceremony day information

Please ensure you and your guests arrive at the venue one hour prior to the start of the ceremony.

Your ceremony start time will be included in your Registration Confirmation OC. You can also check the ceremony dates and locations page for all ceremony start times.

The ceremony usually runs for approximately 90 minutes. Graduates will be invited to move to the front of the stage row by row. Staff will check names and ensure regalia is worn correctly before crossing the stage. Graduates will cross the stage to receive their award. A photo is taken of each graduate as they receive their award certificate from the Chancellor. Graduates then return to their original seat.

Order of Proceedings

  • Graduate briefing
  • Welcome and opening address
  • Presentation of PhD graduates
  • Presentation of graduates Part 1
  • Occasional address
  • Presentation of graduates Part 2
  • Charge to graduates
  • Closing remarks


Graduates must sit in their allocated seat number at the front of the venue. Guests may sit in any of the guest seating areas throughout the venue. Guest seating is not pre-allocated.

Ceremonies usually run for approximately 1.5 hours. Graduates and guests are asked not to leave the venue hall until the conclusion of the ceremony.

After the ceremony officially concludes light refreshments will be available.

Hired regalia must be returned after your ceremony concludes - collection points will be available at the ceremony venue. Failure to return your regalia after your ceremony will result in a late fee charge.

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