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Spring 2024 convocation

Every spring and fall, we celebrate as our students complete their studies and become new UVic alumni.

This year's spring convocation will be held from June 10-14.

Two graduates in caps and gowns standing together, viewing autumnal trees, photographed from behind.

What to expect on the day

Should I eat beforehand? Where do I park? Learn everything you need to know so that you're ready when the day arrives.

Convocation stage with all furnishings and with seated dignitaries in full regalia


Every ceremony is broadcast live on Youtube, so that family and friends can celebrate with you from far away.

A new graduate smiles for the camera alongside her family and friends

Information for guests

Are you attending convocation to support a new graduate? Review the information about tickets, parking and more.

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Honorary degree recipients

An honorary degree is the highest honour the university can bestow for distinguished achievement in scholarship, research, teaching, the creative arts and public service.

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Territory acknowledgement

We acknowledge and respect the Lək̓ʷəŋən (Songhees and Esquimalt) Peoples on whose territory the university stands, and the Lək̓ʷəŋən and W̱SÁNEĆ Peoples whose historical relationships with the land continue to this day.