Ceremony Dates and Times

Location

University of Alberta convocation ceremonies are held in the Northern Alberta Jubilee Auditorium located on 114 Street and 87 Avenue (except Augustana Faculty which is held in Camrose).

Please plan to allow for extra time to get to Convocation. Campus will be busy with many other students and their families heading to Convocation.

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Dates and Times

All Convocation ceremonies begin at 10:00 a.m. or 3:00 p.m. (except Augustana Faculty which has a ceremony start time of 2:30 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 2016

Spring Convocation 2016 will be held on June 5, 7, 8, 9, 10, 13, 14, and 15. Faculty assignments to these dates are as follows:

Sunday, June 5 - 2:30 p.m.
Honorary Degree Recipient: TBA
Order of Ceremonies: TBA
Faculty of:
  • Augustana
    Bachelors
    This ceremony is held in Camrose. For additional information please visit Augustana Convocation.
Tuesday, June 7 - 3:00 p.m.
Honorary Degree Recipient: TBA
Order of Ceremonies: TBA
Faculty of:
  • Business
    Bachelors, Masters (MBA, MFM), PhD
Wednesday, June 8 - 10:00 a.m.
Honorary Degree Recipient: TBA
Order of Ceremonies: TBA
Faculties of:
  • Law
    Bachelors, Masters, PhD
  • Engineering (Chemical, Civil, Mining, Materials, and Petroleum degrees only)
    Bachelors, Masters (MSc, MEng), PhD
Wednesday, June 8 - 3:00 p.m.
Honorary Degree Recipient: TBA
Order of Ceremonies: TBA
Faculties of:
  • Engineering (Computer, Electrical, Engineering Physics, and Mechanical degrees only)
    Bachelors, Masters (MSc, MEng), PhD
  • Public Health
    Masters (MPH, MSc), PhD
Thursday, June 9 - 10:00 a.m.
Honorary Degree Recipient: TBA
Order of Ceremonies: TBA
Faculty of:
  • Education (Elementary degree only)
    Bachelors, Masters, PhD, EdD, Diplomas
Thursday, June 9 - 3:00 p.m.
Honorary Degree Recipient: TBA
Order of Ceremonies: TBA
Faculties of:
  • Education (Secondary and Adult degrees only)
    Bachelors, Masters (MEd, MLIS), PhD, EdD, Diplomas
  • Faculté Saint-Jean
    Baccalauréat, Maîtrise (MA, MEd)
Friday, June 10 - 10:00 a.m.
Honorary Degree Recipient: TBA
Order of Ceremonies: TBA
Faculties of:
  • Medicine and Dentistry
    Bachelors, Masters (MSc), PhD
  • Rehabilitation Medicine
    Masters, PhD
Friday, June 10 - 3:00 p.m.
Faculty of:
Monday, June 13 - 3:00 p.m.
Honorary Degree Recipient: TBA
Order of Ceremonies:TBA
Faculties of:
  • Agricultural, Life and Environmental Sciences
    Bachelors, Masters (MAg, MFor, MSc), PhD
  • Nursing
    Bachelors, Masters, PhD
Tuesday, June 14 - 10:00 a.m.
Honorary Degree Recipient: TBA
Order of Ceremonies: TBA
Faculty of:
  • Science
    Bachelors (general degree only), Masters, PhD
Tuesday, June 14 - 3:00 p.m.
Honorary Degree Recipient: TBA
Order of Ceremonies: TBA
Faculties of:
  • Science
    Bachelors (honors and specialization degrees only)
  • Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences
    Bachelors, PharmD, Masters, PhD
Wednesday, June 15 - 10:00 a.m.
Honorary Degree Recipient: TBA
Order of Ceremonies: TBA
Faculties of:
  • Arts (departments A-L only)
    Bachelors, Masters (MA, MDes, MFA), PhD
  • Physical Education and Recreation
    Bachelors, Masters, PhD
Wednesday, June 15 - 3:00 p.m. (Chancellor's Installation)
Honorary Degree Recipient: TBA
Order of Ceremonies: TBA
Faculties of:
  • Arts (departments M-Z only)
    Bachelors, Masters (MA, MMus), PhD
  • Extension
    Masters (MACT)
  • Native Studies
    Bachelors, Masters