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Convocation Ceremonies

Live Streaming

For guests who are unable to attend the ceremony in person a Laurier Convocation Live Stream will be available approximately 15 minutes prior to the ceremony start time.
Visit our Vimeo Channel to view select past ceremonies.


Printed copies of the program are available at the ceremony. Names of the students who are cleared to graduate in advance of the print deadline will appear in the printed program. Final copies of the program, which include all graduates, are available from Laurier Archives.

COVID-19 Update

Laurier is postponing spring convocation to a future date to help stop the spread of COVID-19. Please read the notice for more information.

Honorary Degree Recipients and Award Winners

At the 2019 Fall Convocation ceremonies, we will recognize individuals who embody the vision and mission of Wilfrid Laurier University.

Friday, October 25 AT 9:30 a.m.

Honorary Doctor of Letters, Judy Da Silva

Friday, October 25 AT 1 p.m.

Teaching Fellow, Edmund Pries

Saturday,  October 26 AT 1 p.m.

Honorary Doctor of Laws, Ira Gluskin



Tuesday, October 29 AT 2:30 p.m.

Order of Wilfrid Laurier, Grand Valley Education Society

Donald F. Morgenson Faculty Award: Faculty Mentoring, Josephine McMurray