Hats off to students as Wakefield College holds graduation ceremony

Wakefield College students marched proudly through the city as they celebrated their graduation.

Friday, 15th November 2019, 1:42 pm
Wakefdield College graduation parade. Picture Scott Merrylees
Wakefdield College graduation parade. Picture Scott Merrylees

The procession of graduates left the college and walked down Wood Street for a ceremony held at Wakefield Cathedral.

The college said: “Graduation 2019 was a huge success!

“Congratulations yet again to all of our fantastic graduates.”

Wakefield Cathedral said: “Congratulations to all graduating from Wakefield College.

“A privilege to see the achievements and hard work of so many being celebrated today.”

Jonathan Eaton, academic registrar at Teesside University, said: “It was great to celebrate the success of Teesside University graduates at Wakefield College this afternoon.”

Jason Pepper, director of finance at the college, said: “Great to be able to share in the celebrations of our students’ success.

“Thank you to all the Wakefield College staff that helped to achieve this.”