Autumn Convocation 2019

Autumn Convocation 2019

Graduating in Autumn 2019? Follow the instructions below to make sure your big day is a success.

Apply to Graduate

Undergraduate, Professional, Certificate and Diploma Students must apply to graduate at student.uwo.ca by the deadlines below:

  • Spring Convocation (June): April 30
  • Autumn Convocation(October): September 8
  • In Absentia February Convocation (February): January 22


*Late graduation application fees are $100.

You must also ensure that you verify your name on the system by the deadline: student.uwo.ca.

Graduate Students, you must also apply to graduate at student.uwo.ca by the deadlines below:

  • Spring Convocation(June): April 30 
  • Autumn Convocation (October): August 31
  • In Absentia February Convocation(February): December 31


*The late graduation application fee of $100 does not apply to Graduate Students.

You must also ensure that you verify your name on the system by the deadline: student.uwo.ca.

Check your status

Login to your Student Center to:

  • Check that your grade report has been processed (Student Center> Academics > My Academics > View My Grades > Grade Report tab for 2018 Fall/Winter)

  • Check that you are eligible for convocation by viewing your Graduation Status (Student Center> Academics > My Academics > View Graduation Status)

Check ceremony dates/times

View your assigned Convocation date, as hosted by your home faculty at convocation.uwo.ca/ceremony_dates

Unfortunately, Western is not able to consider individual requests for a graduate to attend Convocation on an alternate date or time.

For additional information please feel free to contact us at contact@uwo.ca.

Walk-ons

Students unable to attend their assigned ceremony are welcome to participate in a future Convocation as a 'walk-on' in either the subsequent October or June.

If you will be attending the Convocation Ceremony as a Walk-On, we have put together an FAQ with answers to some key questions.

Order guest /extra tickets

Online tickets will be available starting October 1st. The link to order tickets will be located on the homepage of the Convocation website.

Review the student Checklist

For more information about the ceremony and other important steps, please visit convocation.uwo.ca or head to the Student Checklist.