Grad Photos

The Artona Group is the official grad photographer for Convocation. Interested in getting grad photos? Check out the information below.

Pop-up Grad Studio

Portrait sessions are available on campus from March 13 - 18 at the Jamie Cassels Centre, Room A183. Sessions are by appointment only. 

Sign-up for the waitlist

All sessions are currently booked. You can register for the waitlist. Artona will contact you if slots become available.


Grad Photos at Convocation

Grad Studio

Portrait sessions are available in Welcome Centre in the the Jamie Cassels Centre during Convocation from June 12 - 16. Individual and family grad photos are accommodated on a first come, first serve basis; no appointment is required.


Two photos of you will be taken as you cross the stage. Proofs of these photographs are emailed to you within a week of Convocation.

Don't want your photo taken? You can note this when you register to attend your ceremony.

Other grad portrait options

Would you prefer to hire your own photographer or have friends and family take photos of you before or after your scheduled Convocation day? You can rent regalia from the UVic Bookstore and bring it to your photographer of choice.