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Ceremony Schedule and Instructions


To be eligible to attend the ceremony, you must successfully complete all courses in your program and register through the Student Portal under the Services tab. No further details will be mailed. If your plans change, or you have an inquiry about your program completion requirements, email Please include your name and student number.

Arrival and location
One hour before the ceremony, gather in the gowning area located in the Heritage Room, Bingemans Conference Centre.

Academic attire is provided by the college and consists of a knee-length gown (no cap/mortarboard).

Personal items
Flowers, purses, cameras and other personal items should be left with a friend or family member. If this is not possible, a place is available in the gowning area to check such items.

Ceremony length
The ceremony lasts approximately 1.5 - 2 hours. The ceremony will be streamed live on the internet for those unable to attend.

Guests or graduates with disabilities
Graduates may indicate requirements related to mobility, deaf or hard-of hearing, blind or low vision, or other concerns when registering through the Student Portal.

Seating is limited and on a first-come, first-served basis. We encourage you to limit your guests to two, to avoid overcrowding.

Official academic documents
Documents are mailed to students who have met the requirements to graduate at the fall ceremonies. Please ensure your current address is listed in the Student Portal.

Ceremony Schedule

The event schedule will be posted close to the ceremony date.

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