Students, friends, family and other guests can plan their day and be prepared to enjoy the many proud and memorable moments of convocation.
Convocation Itinerary (June 3, 2018)
10:30 am – Baccalaureate Worship Service, Chapel
A festive worship celebration with Holy Communion. The offering at the worship service is designated to support Augustana Chaplaincy Annual Fund. Cheques may be made payable to University of Alberta and marked Augustana Chaplaincy Annual Fund. For more information, click here.
11:30 am – Convocation Lunch, Cafeteria
1:00 pm – Robing (graduands)
2:00 pm – Procession Line-up in Chapel (graduands)
2:30 pm – Convocation Ceremony, Gymnasium
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4:00 pm – Augustana Class of 2018 Group Photo, Location TBA (weather permitting)
Time subject to change as the group photo will immediately follow the Convocation Ceremony.
4:00 pm – Alumni Reception, Locations TBA
Time subject to change as the Alumni Reception immediately follows the Convocation Ceremony. Look for your favourite professors in one of three sections of campus, where department chairs and their faculty will host hors d’oeurve receptions. A great opportunity for photos and a chance to introduce your family to your professors!
4:30 pm – Grad Class Tree Planting, Location TBA (weather permitting)
Students can also pick up their printed Bell Ringing Photos (which were taken on the last day of classes in April) as a gift from the Dean’s office at the Alumni desk in the Forum, and enjoy the fun photo booth after the ceremony.
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