Graduation Checklist

The Graduation Checklist will help make sure you are prepared for your Convocation.

1. Apply to attend convocation

You’re not automatically registered for Convocation when you finish your last class. You need to apply to attend.
Requirements to attend Convocation:
Please contact Student Records 604 432 8353 if you have any questions about your graduation eligibility

2. Find your ceremony

Winter Convocation will take place during the last week of February 2019. Dates will be confirmed in the Fall.

3. Order your gown

Rent your gown, hood, cap and tassel through Gaspard & Sons' online reservation system. Onsite rentals are available on Convocation day for $55 (incl. taxes), but are cash only.

You are required to wear BCIT graduation regalia for Convocation. Exceptions will be made for approved cultural attire. Contact Convocation for more information.

Convocation is semi-formal. Please wear business attire under your gowns.

4. Invite your guests

You’re encouraged to invite up to three guests. Please note that the ceremony will be streamed live in an overflow seating area if the auditorium is full.

Make sure your guests know where they need to be and how to get there.

5. Prepare for Convocation

Know where you need to be, and when you need to be there. Plan for your Convocation day.

6. Review the Convocation FAQs

Still have questions? Review the Convocation FAQs.