Ceremony Day

Things to note for Graduands and Guests:

Vaccination-Differentiated Safe Management Measures (VDS)*

The Ministry of Health (MOH) announced that Vaccination-Differentiated Safe Management Measures (VDS) are lifted from 10 October 2022. There will be no vaccination-differentiated restrictions in place.

Mask wearing is encouraged, but not compulsory.

Do exercise social responsibility. If you are feeling unwell, please do not attend the ceremony.

*The measures provided on this page are accurate as at the date of posting and are subject to changes. 

Arrival

Graduands and guests are advised to arrive at least 1.5 hours before the ceremony.

Please take note of the timings below. 

There will be mandatory bag checks conducted before you enter the venue for security purposes. Food, drinks, flowers and balloons will not be allowed into the venue. 

Graduands must be fully robed before entering the Theatre. While there is an allocated robing area, graduands are encouraged to don their academic dress before entering the venue.

Morning Ceremonies Afternoon Ceremonies Evening Ceremonies Activity Remarks
8:30 AM 12:30 PM 4:30 PM

Arrival of Graduands and Guests.

Entry to the venue will be via Level 3.

Graduands are required to register your attendance at the Graduands’ Registration Counter.

Please present your SIT matriculation card and Graduand Admission Card.

Graduands who do not register their attendance at the counter will not be presented on stage.

9:00 AM 1:00 PM 5:00 PM Theatre doors will open for seating  
9:15 AM 1:15 PM 5:15 PM Graduands’ Briefing in Theatre  
9:30 AM 1:30 PM 5:30 PM All guests to be seated Please be punctual as the ceremony will commence on time and latecomers will not be allowed into the venue.
10:00 AM 2:00 PM 6:00 PM Start of Ceremony  

Admission and Seating

Entry to the Theatre is strictly by ticket only. The Graduand Admission Card (for graduands) and Guest Invitation Card (for graduands’ invited guest) must be presented at the point of entry. 

Each registered graduand is allocated a seat number in the Theatre which is printed on the Graduand Admission Card. As graduands are presented according to a numbered sequence, you are to refrain from swapping seats with your fellow graduands.

Guests will be seated on a first come, first served basis. All attendees are requested to remain seated after entering the Theatre. Please be punctual as the ceremony will commence on time and latecomers will not be allowed into the venue.

Children below the age of seven (7) will not be permitted to enter the Theatre for the ceremony.

Etiquette & Dress Code

The Graduation Ceremony is a formal and dignified event. To help preserve the decorum of the event, we request that graduands and families exercise etiquette appropriate to the occasion, especially when graduands are being presented on stage.

Guests are requested to avoid wearing inappropriate attire such as slippers or flip-flops.

Graduands should comply with the dress code for the ceremony.

End of Ceremony

Light refreshments will be served. Graduation bears and plaques are available for purchase at the reception area. 

Photos

You may access the photos of the ceremony from 20 October 2022 via the official photographer’s website.