This is your graduation journey. Use these resources as your roadmap to the memories you’ll soon be making with friends and family on your big day. Share your graduation stories and view your classmates’ pictures, messages and cheers at #UBCgrad.
Your journey starts with a formal application for graduation through Enrollment Services.
Graduation ceremonies are held annually in May and November at the Chan Centre for the Performing Arts.
Use the Graduation Checklist to help you complete the journey and enjoy the ceremony and your day to the fullest.
April 6, 2020
Gown rental opens online. Order your gown early to take advantage of the early booking rate.
April 6, 2020
Online registration for guest tickets for spring congregation.
May 20 – 22 & May 25 – 28, 2020
UBC hosts twenty eight ceremonies during spring congregation.
Share the day with your family and guests
Share this day with the loved ones who helped get you here. You can request up to two (2) guest tickets online between April 6 and May 12, 2020.
Depending on availability, additional tickets will be available for purchase May 13, 2020.
Family and friends who cannot join you at your graduation ceremonies may watch the live webcast to virtually cheer you on.
UBC hosts nearly 32,000 graduates and their guests each year for the fall and spring graduation ceremonies. These resources will help your guests easily find their way to graduation, receptions and more.
Prepare for the Graduation Ceremony
The band has practiced, the mace has been polished. All that is left is the moment when you make your way to the stage to accept your degree.