Visit the Ceremony Dates page for the Order of Ceremony and Convocation dates and times.
Graduate (School of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies) Students
Online application for February In Absentia 2015 Convocation* closed December 31, 2014.
Undergraduate, Continuing, Education and Professional Students
Online application for February In Absentia 2015 Convocation* closed January 22, 2015.
*Note: there is no ceremony in February. Students will be automatically invited to the Spring Convocation in June.
Attending graduates will have their portraits taken at Convocation, and Western will provide each a 5x7 photograph free of charge after the ceremony. Students are required to pre-register online here where they can select their ceremony date and time.
Students who did not pre-register should visit the Photography/DVD page for details on how to obtain their free photo.
Students can preorder their 2015 Spring Convocation DVD here, or order DVDs from prior years.
For more information, see the Photography/DVD page.
Did you miss Autumn Convocation? You can still get your diploma. See your options in the Your Diploma section for more information.