Autumn Convocation 2018


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 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/Video page for details on how to obtain their free photo.

* promotional code will be valid for 6 months following the ceremony.

For more information, see the Photography/Video page.

SPRING 2018 CONVOCATION VIDEOS: Spring Convocation 2018 videos are posted and will be available online for a year. Please see video links on the Spring Convocation 2018 Videos page.

Guest Tickets

Each graduate will be eligible to receive up to 4 guest tickets, space permitting.

Guest tickets for Autumn Convocation 2018 will be available starting October 10. Students may request extra tickets also starting October 10.

Academic Regalia

Graduates can pre-order their regalia by visiting


Early Bird ($50): September 11 – October 12 (5:30pm)
Late Registration ($60): October 12 (5:30pm) – October 15 (5:30pm)
Onsite ($70)

Find more information in the Academic Regalia section.

To view the livestream of the Convocation Ceremonies, click here.

Visit the Western YouTube channel to view recent Convocation addresses!