This is your graduation journey. Use these resources as your roadmap to the memories you’ll soon be making with friends and family on your big day. Share your graduation stories and view your classmates’ pictures, messages and cheers at #UBCOgrad.
Your journey starts with a formal application for graduation.
Convocation ceremonies are held annually in the Gymnasium of the Recreation Facility.
Use the Graduation Checklist to help you complete the journey and enjoy the ceremony and your day to the fullest.
April 1st, 2017
RSVP for Guest Seating opens.
Gown rental opens online. Order your gown early to take advantage of the early booking rate.
Order your gown
Thursday, June 8 – Friday, June 9, 2017
Convocation ceremonies are held at the Gymnasium of the Recreation Facility.
Share the day with your family and guests
Share this day with the loved ones who helped get you here. RSVP for guest seating online between April 1st and Friday, June 2, 2017.
Family and friends who cannot join you at your graduation ceremonies may watch the live webcast to virtually cheer you on.
UBC hosts nearly 32,000 graduates and their guests each year for graduation ceremonies held on both campuses. These resources will help your guests easily find the information they need to know before the ceremonies begin.
Prepare for the Graduation Ceremony
The band has practiced, the mace has been polished. All that is left is the moment when you make your way to the stage to accept your degree.
Once you have finished your photo sessions, please remember to return your gown and hood to the UBC Okanagan bookstore.
Preserve this moment
All ceremonies are webcast live, photographed and available to watch online following graduation.