The Baccalaureate Concert is an annual event that occurs the evening of the first day of the Spring Congregation Ceremonies. It is a free concert in honour of our graduating students and features outstanding young artists from the UBC School of Music.
Please join us on Wednesday, May 22 at 8pm in the Chan Centre for the Performing Arts. All are welcome! For more information about the performance, please visit the School of Music calendar.
A Celebratory Concert for Graduates and their Guests
The concert honours the graduating class. The baccalaureate service derives from the medieval European custom of presenting the candidates for the degree of Bachelor (bacca) with laurels (lauri) of sermonic oration.