Spring Convocation 2019


Attending graduates will have their portraits taken at Convocation, and Western will provide each graduate with a 5x7 photograph free of charge after the ceremony*. Students will be required to pre-register online, where they can select their ceremony date and time. *Promotional code will be valid for 6 months following the ceremony.

For more information, see the Photography/Video page.


Videos from each ceremony will be posted online and available for 1 year. 

Spring 2018 Convocation Videos: View YouTube playlist here.

Autumn 2018 Convocation Videos: View YouTube playlist here.

Guest Tickets

Graduates are eligible to receive up to 4 guest tickets for Spring Convocation ceremonies, with the exception of King’s grads who will be eligible to receive up to 2 guest tickets due to the large size of their graduating class.

Guest tickets will be available to order by logging in beginning May 27, 2019.

Students may request extra tickets (in addition to their standard amount) also starting May 27, 2019. Extra tickets will close 48 hours before the ceremony.

Academic Regalia

Graduates can pre-order their regalia by visiting buildagrad.ca/Western.


Early Bird ($50):
Monday, March 4 – Thursday, May 30 (before 5:30 p.m.).

Late Registration ($60): 
Thursday, May 30 (beginning at 5:30 p.m.) – Tuesday, June 4.

Onsite ($70)

Find more information in the Academic Regalia section.