Ceremony FAQs

When and where will the ceremony take place?

The CityU Paris Annual Grand Convocation Ceremony 2024 will take place on Friday, September 6th at Hotel de Crillon, Concorde, 75008, Paris, France

Will the ceremony be live-streamed?

A live-stream will not be available. A highlights of the ceremony will be available on our youtube channel. 

Will there be any celebrations after the ceremony?

Yes. Following the ceremony, there will be a champagne cocktail with French canapés at the terrace for all the people who attended the ceremony from about 1:40pm to 2:30pm. 

What does the ceremony fee include for graduates?
  • Graduation robe (take away)
  • University scarf
  • Coffee break (during registration)
  • Hard copy diploma
  • University souvenirs
  • Champagne cocktail & canapé (after the ceremony)
  • Photography (photos will be sent via email within 14 days after the ceremony)
How many tickets can i buy for my family?

Not more than two (2) within the quota set for guest seats. Write to graduation@cityuparis.fr or Whatsapp +33 7 44 91 86 01 to check for seat availability before making the decision. 

What is the dress code for the ceremony

Formal attire is required for all students, including a conservative jacket and tie for men. Jeans are only permitted for accompanying guests. Athletic shoes or casual clothing are not permitted. 

Those not adhering to the dress code, even those who have already paid for tickets, will not be admitted.

Do i need to buy a ticket for my young child?

Children are not permitted. However, exceptions may be considered for special and unavoidable circumstances. Due limited seats availability, contact graduation@cityuparis.fr or WhatsApp +33 7 44 91 86 01 for further information regarding seat availability and make reservations. Additional fee may apply. 

*The fee for each accompanying guest of a student is EURO190. Seats for guest is on first come first serve basis.