University of Calgary
UofC Navigation

Graduation & Convocation

Graduation and Convocation are a great time of celebration for the University, graduates, their families and friends. We invite you to take the time and celebrate with us the ending of a program of study and the beginning of a new chapter in the lives of our graduates.

Convocation Ceremony

Read this before attending Convocation.


This convocation checklist is everything you need to do in order to graduate.

Photography & Memorabilia

Personalized memorabilia, framed degrees, graduation rings and convocation photographs.

Ceremony Location

Get to the campus, find the Jack Simpson Gymnasium and park in the right lot.

Volunteer for

NOTICE: Beginning with the 2016 February Conferral onwards, students will no longer be able to pick up their degrees from Enrolment Services. All students must either opt to attend their convocation ceremony or arrange to have the degree mailed.

Key Deadlines

February Conferral Application Deadline:
January 15, 2016

February Letter of Permission Deadline:
January 18, 2016

More Key Dates & Deadlines

Contact Information

Convocation Inquires