Ceremonies Dates and Times

Location

University of Alberta convocation ceremonies are held in the Northern Alberta Jubilee Auditorium located on 114 Street and 87 Avenue.

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Dates and Times

All Convocation ceremonies begin at 10:00 a.m. or 3:00 p.m. as outlined in the tables below. Guests and graduates must be seated at least ten minutes prior to the start of the ceremony in preparation for the Academic Procession.

Ceremonies are approximately two hours long.

Spring Convocation 2014

Spring Convocation 2014 will be held on June 1, 3, 4, 5, 6, 9, 10, and 11.

Faculty assignments to these dates are as follows:

Sunday, June 1, 2014 - 2:30 p.m.
Speaker: Dr. Roger Milbrandt
Faculties of:
  • Augustana Faculty
    Bachelors
    This ceremony is held in Camrose. For information please contact Augustana Faculty at 780-679-1185 or visit Augustana Convocation
Tuesday, June 3, 2014 - 3:00 p.m.
Honorary Degree Recipient: Dr. Alexander McCalla, Doctor of Science
Faculties of:
  • Agricultural, Life and Environmental Sciences - Bachelors, Masters, Doctoral
  • Nursing - Bachelors, Masters, Doctoral
Wednesday, June 4, 2014 - 10:00 a.m.
Honorary Degree Recipient: Mr. Bruce Hogle, Doctor of Laws
Faculties of:
  • Law - Bachelors, Masters, Doctoral
  • Arts (Departments beginning with A-L) - Bachelors, Masters (MA, MDesign, MFA), Doctoral
  • Extension - Masters of Arts in Communications and Technology (MACT) only
Wednesday, June 4, 2014 - 3:00 p.m.
Honorary Degree Recipient: Ms. Beckie Scott, Doctor of Laws
Faculties of:
  • Arts (Departments beginning with M-Z)
    Bachelors, Masters (MA, MMus), Doctoral (DMus, PhD)
  • Physical Education and Recreation
    Bachelors, Masters, Doctoral
  • Native Studies
    Bachelors, Masters
Thursday, June 5, 2014 - 10:00 a.m.
Honorary Degree Recipient: Mr. Dave Lede, Doctor of Laws
Faculties of:
  • Engineering (Chemical, Civil, Mining, Materials, Petroleum)
    Bachelors, Masters (MSc, MEng), Doctoral
Thursday, June 5, 2014 - 3:00 p.m.
Honorary Degree Recipient: Mr. Darren Entwistle, Doctor of Laws
Faculties of:
  • Engineering (Computer, Electrical, Engineering Physics, Mechanical)
    Bachelors, Masters (MSc, MEng), Doctoral
  • Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences
    Bachelors/PharmD, Masters, Doctoral
Friday, June 6, 2014 - 10:00 a.m.
Honorary Degree Recipient: Dr. Helen Hays, Doctor of Science
Faculties of:
  • Medicine and Dentistry
    Bachelors, Masters, Doctoral
  • Rehabilitation Medicine
    Masters, Doctoral
  • School of Public Health
    Masters (MSc, MPH), Doctoral
Friday, June 6 - 3:00 p.m.
Faculties of:
Monday, June 9, 2014 - 3:00 p.m.
Honorary Degree Recipient: Mr. John C. Poon, Doctor of Laws
Faculties of:
  • Business
    Bachelors, Masters (MBA, MFM), Doctoral
Tuesday, June 10, 2014 - 10:00 a.m.
Honorary Degree Recipient: Dr. Kamaljit Bawa, Doctor of Science
Faculties of:
  • Science
    Bachelors (honors and specialization only)
Tuesday, June 10, 2014 - 3:00 p.m.
Honorary Degree Recipient: Dr. David Schindler, Doctor of Science
Faculties of:
  • Science
    Bachelors (general degree only), Masters, Doctoral
  • Faculté Saint-Jean
    Baccalaureat (Bacc Arts, Bacc Ed, Bacc Sci), Maîtrise (Arts, Education)
Wednesday, June 11, 2014 - 10:00 a.m.
Honorary Degree Recipient: Ms. Elsie Yanik, Doctor of Laws
Faculties of:
  • Education (Secondary, Adult, Ed Policy, Ed Psych, Ed Studies, Library & Information Studies only)
    Bachelors, Masters (MEd, MLIS), Doctoral (EdD, PhD), Ed Diplomas
Wednesday, June 11, 2014 - 3:00 pm.
Honorary Degree Recipient: Ms. Sandra Woitas, Doctor of Laws
Faculties of:
  • Education (Elementary only)
    Bachelors, Masters (MEd), Doctoral (EdD, PhD), Ed Diplomas

Fall Convocation 2014

Fall Convocation 2014 will be held on November 18 and 19. Faculty assignments to these dates are as posted below:

Tuesday, November 18 - 3:00 p.m.
Honorary Degree Recipient: to be announced

Faculties of:

  • Law
    Bachelors, Masters
  • Arts
    Bachelors, Masters (MA, MDes, MFA), Doctor of Philosophy
  • Extension
    Masters of Arts in Communications and Technology (MACT) only
  • Business
    Bachelors, Masters (MBA, MFM), Doctor of Philosophy
  • Nursing
    Bachelors, Masters, Doctor of Philosophy
  • Native Studies
    Bachelors, Masters
  • Augustana
    Bachelors
Wednesday, November 19 - 10:00 a.m.
Honorary Degree Recipient: to be announced

Faculties of:

  • Medicine and Dentistry
    Bachelors, Masters (MSc), Doctor of Philosophy
  • Science
    Bachelors, Masters (MSc), Doctor of Philosophy
  • Engineering
    Bachelors, Masters (MSc, MEng), Doctor of Philosophy
  • Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences
    Bachelors, Doctor of Pharmacy, Masters, Doctor of Philosophy
  • Rehabilitation Medicine
    Masters, Doctor of Philosophy
  • Public Health
    Masters (MPublic Health, MSc), Doctor of Philosophy
Wednesday, November 19 - 3:00 p.m.
Honorary Degree Recipient: to be announced

Faculties of:

  • Education
    Bachelors, Masters (MEd, MLIS), Doctor of Philosophy, Doctor of Education, Faculty of Education Diplomas
  • Physical Education and Recreation
    Bachelors, Masters, Doctor of Philosophy
  • Agricultural, Life and Environmental Sciences
    Bachelors, Masters (MAg, MFor, MSc), Doctor of Philosophy
  • Faculté Saint-Jean
    Baccalaureat (Bacc Arts, Bacc Ed, Bacc Science), Maitrîse (Arts, Education)