19th July 2002




Almost 1,000 students will take centre stage at Lincoln Cathedral next week when they graduate with degrees from the University of Lincoln.


The cathedral will be the venue for three summer graduation ceremonies on Wednesday 24th, Thursday 25th and Friday 26th July (11.30am).


This year’s graduands will be the first UK-based undergraduate students to graduate from the new University of Lincoln. The ceremonies will take place as follows:


Wednesday 24th July, 11.30am

Faculty of Business & Management
Faculty of Health & Life Sciences

Thursday 25th July, 11.30am

Faculty of Social Sciences & Law

Friday 26th July, 11.30am

Faculty of Media & Communications


At next week’s ceremonies the following honorary doctorates will also be awarded:





A portfolio of student success stories relevant to next week’s ceremonies has been sent to you separately and can be viewed online on the university’s news web pages:



For more information contact: Jez Ashberry, Press and Media Relations Manager

University of Lincolnshire & Humberside (tel: 01522 886042)

email: jashberry@lincoln.ac.uk