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Convocation Day Information

Convocation Day Information

Ten Steps to Convocation – on your ceremony day.

  1. Arrive 1 hour before the ceremony start.
  2. Check in and register at the Graduate Registration area in the Student Centre – Photo ID Required.
  3. Pick up your gown.
  4. Take some pre-ceremony photos in the courtyard.
  5. 30 mins before the ceremony begins, go to the Main Events Hall in the Student Centre for Graduate Marshalling.
  6. Convocation Ceremony.
  7. Celebrate #CentennialGrad.
  8. Return your gown and liripipe/hood to the same place you picked it up, no later than 30 mins after the ceremony ends.
  9. Pick up your certificate, diploma or degree – Photo ID Required.
  10. Stay connected to Centennial with the Centennial College Alumni Association.

Convocation Tips

  1. Wear comfortable shoes – you will be walking and standing much more than you anticipated.
  2. Wear light clothing – it gets very warm in your gown.
  3. Parking lots do fill up quickly so consider carpooling or using public transit.
  4. Tell family and friends to watch your ceremony on the live stream.