2018 GOTAFE Graduation

Celebrating graduating students and outstanding student achievements. All students who successfully completed their final year of studies are invited to attend.

Celebrate the success of completing your studies and join us at the 2018 GOTAFE Graduation held during March – April 2019.

Please ensure you RSVP via the links below. Please choose the campus where you completed your studies.

There are four Graduation events held at Shepparton, Wangaratta, Benalla, Seymour and Werribee.

Time GOTAFE Graduation begins at 5.30pm for a 6.00pm start. Diploma & Advanced students are required to attend from 4.30pm for gowns and photos.
Catering Finger food provided. Please advise of any dietary requirements upon RSVP. Drinks at bar prices. Please note alcohol will not be available at Benalla Campus.
Dress Smart casual attire
Gowns Academic gowns will be available for Diploma and above students to wear for photo opportunities.

Ceremony Locations & Dates


Tuesday 12 March
Wangaratta PAC
33-37 Ford Street, Wangaratta


Monday 25 March
Samaria Road, Benalla


Wednesday 27 March
Seymour Community Arts Centre
Anglesey Street, Seymour


Monday 1 April
Easbank Centre
70 Welsford Street, Shepparton


Do I have to pay?
The celebration is free for students and $10.00 per guests to attend. Finger food will be provided however drinks are available at bar prices.
I studied a Certificate level qualification, do I get to wear a gown?
Academic gowns are only available for Diploma and Advanced Diploma students.
Will I receive my certificate at this event?
No, all course certificates are posted to students. Due to the change in government regulations, we must now provide certificate within 30 calendar days of students being assessed as meeting their course requirements. This event is a celebration only.
Will I have to go on stage and make a speech?
Yes your name will be called to stand on stage for a photo. You will not have to make a speech unless you are awarded an Outstanding Student Award for your study area.
Do I need to print off and bring the confirmation details to the event?
Yes, you can if you like to expediate the process but no, it isn’t required, we will have your name on a list at the door. We look forward to seeing you then.
I completed a qualification last year but have not received an invitation to the graduation.

Students who completed studies at GOTAFE in 2018 have been emailed invitations to the Graduations held in March/April.

If this is you, please send an email to events@gotafe.vic.edu.au, please include your name, address, contact email and phone number and course completed and campus. We will then consult our records to determine why you have not received your invitation.