Spring Convocation 2018

Online application for Spring Convocation 2018 is now closed. Students were required to apply before April 30.



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.

AUTUMN 2017 CONVOCATION VIDEOS: Autumn Convocation 2017 videos are now posted and will be available online for a year. Please see video links on the Autumn Convocation 2017 Videos page.

Guest Tickets

Each graduate will be eligible to receive up to 4 guest tickets, with the exception of King's University College grads who will be eligible to receive up to 2 guest tickets due to the large size of their graduating class.

Guest tickets for Spring Convocation 2018 will be available starting May 29. Students may request extra tickets starting May 1 from this site.

Academic Regalia

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


Early Bird ($50):March 1 – June 1 (5:30pm)
Late Registration ($60): June 1 (5:30pm) – June 5 (5:30pm)
Onsite ($70)

Find more information in the Academic Regalia section.

Visit the Western YouTube channel to view recent Convocation addresses!