Dress code - Ceremony and Banquet
Doctors and award recipients
All new doctors and award recipients have to wear formal dress on stage, i.e. white tie and tails and white waistcoat or evening gown will be worn. National costume may be worn.
It is custom to wear the same clothes to the banquet afterwards.
attending both ceremony and banquet
Audience attending both the ceremony and banquet must wear formal or informal evening dress: White tie and tails and white waistcoat, long or short evening gowns, national costumes, dark business suits or academic gown.
At previous Spring Graduation Ceremonies about half the guests have chosen to wear tails and long evening gowns.
attending only the ceremony
Audience attending only the ceremony can wear clothing of their own choice.
Ribbons and doctoral hats
The ribbon of an order may be worn. Only the promotor and the new doctors at the faculty of Medicine will wear doctoral hats.