Robe hire and photography
Ede and Ravenscroft are the official robe hire and photography company for the Academic Awards Ceremonies at the University of Sunderland.
To participate in the Academic Awards Ceremonies, graduates are expected to wear University of Sunderland academic dress. Under the academic dress graduates should wear formal dress (jeans and trainers are not acceptable).
Download the full list of University of Sunderland Academic Robes.
Approximate robe prices
- Doctorate (PHD/MPhil) - £56
- Masters - £49
- Masters of Pharmacy (MPharm) - £44
- Postgraduate Diploma/Certificate (PGDip/PGCert/PGCE/PGCE (FE/GTP) - £44
- Bachelor Degree (BA/BEng/BSc/LLb) - £44
- Diploma and Certificate (FDA/HND/HNC/CertEd (FE)/Dip/Cert/DipCert (HE) - £44
We advise you to book photography prior to your graduation day. When you order your academic dress you will be offered photography options as part of your order.
Ede and Ravenscroft photographers can take an individual portrait of the graduate, as well as photographs with family and friends.
To book a graduation robe and/or photography
Before you place your order for your robe, you MUST have booked your place at your graduation ceremony even if you are not bringing any guests.
If you do not book your place at your graduation ceremony, then you will not be permitted to attend the ceremony.
Once you have booked your place at graduation you will be sent the link to book your robe and any photography packages you may require.
Please ensure you have your height, head and chest measurements to hand and a debit/credit card available before you start your robe/photography booking.
Upon completion of your booking you will receive your confirmation and order number, please take this order number to the Stadium of Light on your graduation day to collect your robes and to have your photographs take if appropriate.
Ede and Ravenscroft are an external company. Payment for photography and hire and payment for robes are processed by their own staff and not staff at the University of Sunderland. If you book your robe and photography through the Ede and Ravenscroft call centre rather than using their online booking system, there will be additional booking charge of approximately £5.
Refunds will only be processed if Ede and Ravenscroft receive a request AT LEAST 7 days prior to your ceremony. You should email Ede and Ravenscroft indicating your cancellation and request a refund. You must include your name, address, course, date of ceremony and receipt number.
Should you have any queries please contact:
Ede & Ravenscroft
Unit A, Denny Industrial Centre
01223 861854 (Monday-Friday 9-5pm) / firstname.lastname@example.org