Use the Graduation Checklist to help you complete the journey and enjoy the ceremony and your day to the fullest.
1. Apply for Graduation
Graduation starts with a formal application, which must be made by February 24, 2017
You are required to apply to Enrolment Services to graduate regardless of whether you plan to participate in the scheduled ceremony events. If you’re not attending your ceremony, please indicate how you would like to pick up your diploma on your application.
2. Find your Ceremony
View the Graduation Schedule to locate the date and time of your graduation ceremony.
3. Order your Graduation Regalia
Rent your graduation regalia (gown, hood and mortarboards) online in advance of your ceremonies from the UBC Bookstore.
Regalia rentals open Monday, April 3, 2017.
4. Order Guest Tickets
Online registration for guest tickets for Spring graduation opens to be confirm.
5. Prepare for Graduation Day
Find out what to expect at your ceremony, from when to arrive to the significance of the Procession to how to cross the stage.
6. Prepare your Family & Guests
Share the details with your family & friends who will be joining you at your graduation so they can plan their day, from how and when to arrive to what to do after the ceremony to continue the celebrations.
For friends and family who cannot join you, all UBC graduation ceremonies are broadcast live online. The live webcast will be available 15 minutes prior to the start of each ceremony and an on-demand record is available within 24-hours following each ceremony.