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Fall Convocation Information

Congratulations to all students graduating from StFX at the Fall Convocation on Sunday, December 1, 2019.  All graduates are cordially invited to participate in the following events associated with this memorable day.


To view the Fall 2019 Graduation List, click 


The Fall Convocation broadcast will air LIVE on Sunday, December 1st, 2019 at 3:00pm.

You can find the Live Stream link here  


If attending in person:

2:15 pm          Academic Procession forms on the 2nd level, Charles V. Keating Centre

3:00 pm          Fall Convocation begins, Charles V. Keating Centre

5:00 pm          Reception (for graduates and guests), Conference Rooms, 2nd level, Charles V. Keating Centre


Academic Regalia

Gowns and hoods will be available at the Campus Store located on the first floor of Bloomfield Center. Bring StFX ID Card (other picture ID may be acceptable). 

There may be line-ups, especially on the day of convocation, so plan for delays; dates and times are subject to change.  Pick up and return times are:

  • Friday, November 29, 12pm - 8 pm
  • Saturday, November 30, 10 am - 6 pm (pick up then returns)
  • Sunday, December 1, 10 am - 6 pm (returns)
  • Monday, December 2, 9 am - 4 pm (returns)


All academic regalia from convocation must be returned by 4 pm on Monday, December 2, 2019, or a late charge of $8 per day per item will be assessed to the student’s account. Late charges will accumulate beginning Tuesday, December 3, 2019. Full replacement cost of regalia will be applied to student’s account for all regalia not returned by 4 pm Thursday, December 5, 2019.


Ticket Information

Graduates will receive up to seven guest tickets for the event. Tickets will be distributed with academic gowns.

Frame Your Degree

Alumni Affairs at StFX offers a selection of degree frames for sale.  These frames are always available in Alumni House or online by clicking HERE.  During Fall Convocation, frames will be available in Hospitality Room C on the 2nd Floor of the Keating Centre from 2 – 6 pm.  Drop by to browse the frame selection.

Questions regarding your graduation status?

Wendy Hayne, Registrar’s Office

Find out more about Convocation:

Janine Linthorne, Advancement Office

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