Planning your day

  • The first thing you need to do is go to the John Lennon Art and Design Building to collect your robe and tickets, then have your photographs taken. If you are graduating in the morning, you can access the John Lennon Art and Design Building from 8.00am and if you are graduating in the afternoon you can access the John Lennon Art and Design Building from 11.00am.

  • It takes approximately:
    15 minutes to register and collect your tickets
    20 minutes to collect your gown
    20 minutes to walk from the John Lennon Art and Design Building to Liverpool Cathedral

  • There are no car parking facilities at the John Lennon Art and Design Building.
    The Liverpool Cathedral car park is available on a first come first served basis and is payable on departure.
    Half an hour is Free
    Up to 1 hour - £2.00
    Up to 2 hours - £3.00
    Up to 3 hours - £5.00
    All day - £6.00
    There are also two local multi storey car parks available;
    Mount Pleasant Car park at a cost of £1.00 per hour or £4.00 per day. This is located on Mount Pleasant and is approximately a 10 minute walk from the John Lennon Art and Design Building, 20 minutes from the Liverpool Cathedral.
    Liverpool Central Car Park at a cost of £1.00 per hour or £7.00 per day. This is located in Heathfield Street, off Renshaw Street, L1 4ED and is approximately a 15 minute walk from the John Lennon Art and Design Building, 15 minutes from Liverpool Cathedral.  

  • You can enter the Liverpool Cathedral from 9.00am for a morning ceremony and from 1.00pm for an afternoon ceremony.

  • When you register at the John Lennon Art and Design Building you will receive your seating card which will tell you where you will be seated inside the Cathedral for the ceremony.
    If you are graduating in the morning you must be seated in the Cathedral by 10.00am
    If you are graduating in the afternoon you must be seated in the Cathedral by 2.00pm

  • Each ceremony will last approximately 1hr 30 mins.

  • Please note, photogaphy will be available from 8.00am. You can have your official photographs taken either before or after your ceremony at the John Lennon Art & Design Building. The timing for this is difficult to estimate as it depends on queues on the day.

  • Restaurants will be very busy in the city centre so pre booking is advised. Please click here for restaurant listings.

 



Page last modified by Alison Byrne on 05 March 2014.
 
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