Convocation is the ceremony where you, your family and your friends celebrate the successful completion of your academic credential.

Students attending Convocation ceremony

Live-streamed ceremonies

If you were unable to attend CapU Convocation and would like to watch the ceremonies to support your friend or family, please visit 2022 Convocation Ceremonies and select the ceremony you would like to watch.

Watch 2022 Convocation Ceremonies

Students cheering at their Convocation Ceremony

About the Ceremony

Find about the traditions of the convocation ceremonies at CapU, including academic dress, gonfalons, our coat of arms, regalia and more.

Learn about convocation
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Dean's Award

The Dean’s Award of Excellence is presented to the graduate who achieves the highest GPA in each degree program at Capilano University.

See dean's award recipients
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Honorary Degrees

The honorary doctorate degree is the highest form of recognition granted by Capilano University.

Honorary Degrees
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Student Speakers

Selected student speakers will present their address live at their specific ceremony.

Student Speakers

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Frequently Asked Questions

Questions about Convocation? Get answers on our FAQ page.

Frequently Asked Questions

Grad Services

Check out the many new products and services available to new CapU graduates.

Visit Grad Services

Health & Safety Protocols

Find out more about the health and safety protocols we follow at every ceremony.

Health & Safety Protocols

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