Convocation
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    Ceremony Dates


Autumn 2015 Convocation

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 Autumn 2015 Convocation is open now at student.uwo.ca. Students must apply before August 31.

Undergraduate, Continuing, Education and Professional Students
Online application for Autumn 2015 Convocation is open now at student.uwo.ca. Students must apply before September 8.

Photography/DVD

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 Autumn Convocation DVD here, or order DVDs from prior years.

For more information, see the Photography/DVD page.

Your Diploma

Skipped Convocation but looking for your diploma? See information on diploma pick-up, mailing, and more in the Your Diploma section.

Visit the Western YouTube channel to view recent Convocation addresses!