Fall Convocation

Fall Convocation 2023 will be held Saturday, December 2nd.

2023 Fall Convocation will take place at the Charles V Keating Centre on December 2nd at 3pm (AST).

Parents, family members and other supporters are invited to campus to celebrate the academic achievements of all StFX Fall Graduates.

Convocation Program (incl. Graduate List)

Watch the Livestream


What time is Fall Convocation?

The Fall Convocation ceremony will be held on Saturday, December 2nd at 3pm (AST) in the Main Arena at the Charles V. Keating Centre.

Where do I line up for the ceremony?

Graduates will be lining up in Coach K Court for the ceremony line up and procession. Due to ongoing construction at the Keating Centre, graduates are asked to enter through the back of the building underneath the stands of StFX Stadium. Students are asked to be in Coach K Court before 2 pm (AST).

Where and when can I get a gown?

The Gown room will be open in the hospitality suites on the second floor of the Keating Centre. All times are in AST.

  • Thursday , November 30th, 12-5 pm
  • Friday, December 1st, 9-6 pm
  • Saturday, December 2nd,  8-4:30 pm
    • 5pm-7pm Gown returns following the ceremony will be in the KMC Main Arena.
  • Sunday, December 3rd, 8-6 pm
  • Monday, December 4th, 9-4 pm
  • Tuesday, December 5th, 9-3 pm

**Late fees will apply after Tuesday and full replacement costs will be applied to your StFX account onFriday, December 8th** 

What time will doors open for guests?

The doors for Convocation will open at 1:30 pm (AST).

How many tickets do I receive for guests?

Each graduate can have up to 4 tickets for convocation, which are available when you pick up for Academic regalia. Tickets can be shared with classmates if you do not require all 4 tickets.

Will the ceremony be live streamed?

Yes, the entire ceremony will be live-streamed. Please visit: https://livestream.com/accounts/735962/events/11011889

I am not attending Convocation. How will I receive my parchment?

All degrees not picked up at Convocation will be mailed out by the Registrar’s Office the week following the convocation ceremony.  Please ensure your address is updated in your self-serve Banner account.