Student Checklist - Preparing for Convocation

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The checklist below outlines all of the important information you need to know to prepare for Convocation. Use this checklist as a guide to ensure your graduation day is a success.

Complete all degree/program/module requirements.
Contact your Academic Counsellor if you wish to verify your eligibility to graduate.
Check dates for your Convocation.

Guest tickets are required for the Spring and Autumn Convocations.

Save $15 on Diploma Frames if you buy one from May–June.

Visit the Mustang Lounge from June 12–23 to get fitted for your own handcrafted, vintage Roots varsity jacket.

Save $50 when purchasing a Jostens class ring with code: COLLEGE50CAD.

Western University continues to recommend that all those coming to campus wear a face mask in all indoor spaces.

If needed, please make Accessibility arrangements.

If needed, book Summer Accomodations for visiting family or friends for your convocation.   

Graduates must preorder Academic Regalia
Graduates must pre-register for a free 5x7 portrait
If you are not attending the ceremony, please see Degree/Diplomas for more information.