1.Apply to Graduate

Graduation starts with a formal application.

In order to graduate, you must first apply to graduate regardless of whether you plan to attend convocation. Log onto Memorial Self Service to fill out the application for graduation.

2. Find your ceremony

Convocation will take place at the Arts and Culture Centre on Thurs, Oct 4, 2018. 

3. Register to attend and order your academic dress and tickets

Online registration for Convocation opens on Fri, Aug 24.

The deadline to register to attend Corner Brook Convocation is Mon, Sept 17.

Register to attend your convocation ceremony via Memorial Self Service. Even if you don't plan to attend, go online so arrangements can be made to send your parchment to you.

At the same time, book your academic dress rental and reserve guest tickets.

Students with pending status are encouraged to register as it will guarantee your guest tickets.

4. Arrange special need requirements

Students requesting special accomodations should contact Marketing, Communications and Advancement at 637-7329, or e-mail If any guests require special accommodation, contact the Arts and Culture Centre at 637-2581.

5. Prepare your family and guests

Share the details with your family and friends who will be joining you on your graduation day so they will know what to expect. Visit the Family section for more details.

Still have more questions?

Check other popular questions on the FAQ page or call Marketing, Communications and Advancement at 637-7329, e-mail  



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