Celebrate your achievements and graduation at one of 12 Convocation ceremonies held by Simon Fraser University at its Burnaby campus each year.  

Where to pick up your cap and gown

There are several steps you need to go through to prepare you for crossing the stage - avoid the stress and confusion by planning your day.

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Fall 2019 ceremony schedules

This fall we are holding four Convocation ceremonies on October 10 and 11 at the Burnaby campus.

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Live Stream

Watch the Convocation ceremonies live on October 10 and 11 on

A text-only stream of the Convocation closed captioning will be available for guests to read on smart devices. Go to:


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Heavy traffic and limited parking are anticipated. Please allow for extra travel time and consider alternative transportation when possible.

Gold Sustainable Event

Convocation is a certified Gold Sustainable Event. We are making every effort to reduce ecological, social and economic impacts and there are a number of ways you can contribute. Please use public or active transit to get to SFU if possible and bring a water bottle/reusable coffee mug if you have one.