Convocation Ceremonies on YouTube

Ceremony A

October 22
4:30 - 5:45 p.m. PDT

Watch Ceremony A

Faculty of Applied Sciences
Faculty of Communication, Art and Technology
Faculty of Health Sciences

Ceremony B

October 22
6:00 - 7:15 p.m. PDT

Watch Ceremony B

Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences

Ceremony C

October 23
4:30 - 5:45 p.m. PDT

Watch Ceremony C

Beedie School of Business
Faculty of Science

Ceremony D

October 23
6:00 - 7:15 p.m. PDT

Watch Ceremony D

Faculty of Education
Faculty of Environment

Congratulations graduates!

Congratulations on your graduation from Simon Fraser University. This is an amazing accomplishment and you should be SFU proud! Thank you for virtually attending your Fall 2020 Virtual Convocation ceremony. The full ceremonies are available to watch on-demand on YouTube.

Read messages of congratulations from SFU’s Chancellor, President and Alumni Association President.

You’ll be invited to celebrate your accomplishments at an in-person ceremony at a later date.

Download the Fall 2020 Convocation Book

Convocation Celebration Box

To acknowledge your outstanding achievement, eligible graduating students who confirmed their mailing address and completed the WebSurvey will receive a Convocation Celebration Box that includes their degree parchment. Those that chose to not receive their Convocation Celebration Box, via the WebSurvey, will only be mailed their degree parchment. 

The Convocation Celebration Boxes will be mailed by Canada Post in mid-late November.

Welcome to the Alumni Association

Congratulations new grads and welcome to the Alumni Association! You are now part of a community made up of 170,000+ alumni living in more than 140 countries.

Fall 2020 Honorary Degree Recipients

Simon Fraser University will welcome two distinguished honorary degree recipients into the SFU family at the Fall 2020 Virtual Convocation. Read their full citations to see how each recipient has contributed to the betterment of society and has enriched their community, nation and world.


Celebrate the fall 2020 graduating class with a variety of virtual celebration tools including an SFU Instagram filter, print-at-home celebration signs, Zoom backgrounds and photo stickers and frames. Tag your photos and videos with #MySFUGrad2020.