Convocation and Graduation

Your #forevergolden Moment

Convocation is the golden moment you've been working towards during your time at Laurier. 

It is a ceremony to celebrate the completion of your hard work and an opportunity to celebrate your success with your friends and family. 

Spring 2023 Ceremonies

Laurier is delighted to host our spring 2023 convocation ceremonies in-person
June 6 in Brantford and June 12 - 16 in Waterloo 

Find Your Ceremony Details.

Your Guide to Crossing the Stage

You must apply to graduate regardless of whether you intend to participate in the scheduled ceremony event.

We celebrate this achievement when you cross that stage on convocation day!

Step One:
Apply to Graduate

Once you apply to graduate, you'll be sent further information about the scheduled ceremony event.

Step Two:
Prepare for Convocation

Consult our preparation checklist for your next steps from now until the day of your ceremony. 

Step Three:
Attend the Ceremony

Your big day! Find out the date and time of your ceremony and how to get your guest tickets.

Be Our Guest

Be a part of your Laurier student's big day! Students can have up to two guests attend their convocation ceremony.

Find all you need to know about ordering tickets, where to park and where to attend the ceremony on our Guest and Tickets page.

If you cannot attend the ceremony in person, you can stream the ceremony on Laurier Live.

guests outside Lazaridis Hall

Connect with Us

Have any questions about convocation and graduation? 

Connect with us by email at

Looking Ahead

Our fall convocation ceremonies will take place October 12 - 13 in Waterloo and November 1 in Brantford. 

Students who have applied to graduate can expect an invitation to their email during summer 2023 for their ceremony.