Class of 2020

Summer graduation will take place between Monday 22 and Friday 26 June 2020.

Graduation ceremoniesSaint Connect

Thanksgiving services

Short services of thanksgiving will be held each day during graduation week. All are welcome to attend. 

Garden parties

The University hosts a celebratory garden party each day during graduation week for graduating students and their guests.


University merchandise as well as photography and video services are available throughout graduation.

Previous graduation ceremonies

Discover an archive of graduation addresses, laureation addresses and photo galleries from previous graduation ceremonies. 

Friendship highlights

A story of JM Barrie's inspiring and tragic friendship with Captain Scott of the Antarctic.


Liria Hernández and Paloma Gay y Blasco have challenged academic orthodoxy and placed friendship at the centre of research.


Lucas returned to St Andrews in December 2019 to graduate and to be reunited with his best friend, and #NamedSaint, Robin.


A special photo series which celebrates what makes St Andrews connections so unique and enduring.


There are many examples of friendships successfully sustained, that have enriched St Andrews and its connections.


Since human beings painted on cave walls, humanity has expressed a drive to communicate with one another – to connect.