Schedule of Events

There are a number of activities taking place the week of Convocation. Please take a few minutes to review this important schedule of events.

Wednesday October 30

Grad Gown/Ticket Pickup

Time: 8:30 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.

Place: Multi-Purpose Room, Cape Breton University

Thursday October 31

Grad Gown/Ticket Pickup

Time: 8:30 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.

Place: Multi-Purpose Room, Cape Breton University

Saturday November 2

Assembly for Graduands

Graduands are required to assemble by program promptly at 1:00 p.m. to ensure they are in the appropriate lineups to allow the ceremony to begin on time. Please be on time!

Time: 1:00 p.m.

Place: CBU Great Hall

Convocation Ceremony

Time: 2:00 p.m.

Place: Cape Breton University’s Canada Games Complex

We ask that graduands and guests stay for the entire ceremony.

Graduates’ Reception

An open reception for graduates and guests will take place immediately following the ceremony. All are welcome!

Time: Immediately following end of ceremony

Place: CBU’s University Commons

Gown Drop Off & Parchment Pick Up

Gowns can be returned at pick up location (Multi Purpose Room) where graduate’s parchment can also be received.