Convocation

Virtual Convocation Celebration

Congratulations Graduates!

Thank you for virtually attending the Spring 2020 Virtual Convocation Celebration on June 11, 2020. The full celebration is available to watch on demand on YouTube.

Graduating students will be invited to celebrate their accomplishments at an in-person Convocation ceremony scheduled at a later date.

Welcome to the Alumni Association

Congratulations new grads and welcome to the Alumni Association! You are now part of a community made up of 165,000+ alumni living in more than 140 countries.

Convocation Celebration Box

Later this summer, graduates will be mailed a special Convocation Celebration Box. It will contain the graduates degree parchment, cap and tassel, Convocation program book and some special gifts from SFU and your faculty. Please update your mailing address at go.SFU.

Virtual Honouring Celebration

Date: Sunday, June 21
Time: 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm PDT 

A celebration to honour the educational achievements of SFU's graduating Indigenous students.

Faculty Celebrations

Thank you to the graduates, faculty and staff who attended their faculty or department’s virtual celebrations! 

Visit the Faculty Celebration pages to:

  • Watch congratulatory video messages from your faculty
  • View the full list of graduates
  • Find your name and degree information in the faculty graduation recognition video
  • Search and download your graduation video clip and share it proudly with your family and friends

Virtual Celebration Tools

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

Honorary Degree Recipients

Simon Fraser University will welcomed eight honorary degree recipients into the SFU family at the Virtual Convocation Celebration on June 11, 2020. A Nobel Prize laureate, a champion fighting child exploitation and an icon of Canadian music are among the eight distinguished individuals. Read their full citations to see how each recipient has contributed to the betterment of society and has enriched their community, nation and world.

#MySFUGrad2020

Share your cheers and best wishes with the spring 2020 graduating class by using the virtual celebration tools and tag your photos, videos and stories with #MySFUGrad2020