Te Rauparaha Arena 2022

About the Ceremonies:

There will be two Ceremonies that will be held at Te Rauparaha Arena in Porirua on Tuesday, 12 April 2022.

 The first Ceremony begins at 11.00 am and celebrates graduands from the School of Health and Social Services

The second Ceremony starts at 3.00 pm and celebrates graduands from the School of Creative and Hospitality (Creative programmes only), Pacific Nursing and Te Wananga Māori

The Ceremony will take approximately two hours.  Following the Ceremony, light refreshments will be served to you and your guests.

Graduation Cost

The total cost for you to hire your academic regalia and attend Graduation is $60.00.  This covers either a Whitireia or WelTec hood/stole, gown and trencher (if applicable).

Applying to Graduate

All students who have successfully completed the requirements of their programme of study are entitled to graduate.  This includes the requirement to have all fees paid and library items returned. 

Applications will be open in early October 2021 and must be completed by 22 February 2022.

If you would like a reminder from our team to let you know applications are open you can register your interest.


More information:

Information about the ceremonies for qualifications Level 5, and above, (Diploma, Degree or Postgraduate) will be available from October 2021.

Information about the end-of-year celebrations for qualifications Level 1 to 5 (Certificate) will be shared from your school administration team when available.

Learn about Results and Certificates