Ticket Information

PLEASE NOTE: Guest Tickets are required to attend the President’s Dinner and the Convocation Ceremony. Tickets will be available for pickup with your gown on Tuesday, May 7 and Wednesday, May 8 (please see Convocation Guide for details).

President’s Dinner

The President’s Dinner will be held on Thursday, May 9th, 2019 at the Membertou Trade & Convention Centre.

Graduands are entitled to one ticket for themselves at no cost and have the option to purchase two additional guest tickets at $20 each.

Tickets will be available for pickup with your gown on Tuesday, May 7 and Wednesday, May 8 (please see Convocation Guide for details).  If you are interested in purchasing more than two guest tickets, you can request that your name be put on a wait list at the time that you pick up your gown. You will receive a call from the Registrar’s Office on the evening of Wednesday, May 8 if extra tickets become available.

Convocation Ceremony

The Convocation Ceremony will be held on Saturday, May 11 at 2:00 p.m. in the Canada Games Complex on the campus of Cape Breton University.

Graduands have the option to reserve up to 4 guest tickets at no cost (Graduands do not require a ticket to attend).  If you are interested in receiving more than 4 guest tickets, you can request that your name be put on a wait list.  Those requesting additional guest tickets will receive a call from the Registrar’s Office on Thursday, May 9 if extra tickets become available.

Graduands must RSVP to indicate the following:

  • Whether they plan to attend Convocation, and
    • If yes, how many Guest Tickets (max 4) they wish to reserve, and
    • Whether they are requesting to be put on the wait list for additional tickets, or
    • If no, a current mailing address to which their parchment should be sent after Convocation.

The RSVP link can be found on your Convocation invitation, which was sent to your CBU email address.

Tickets will be available for pickup  when you pick up your gown (see Convocation Guide for details)

questions: convocation@cbu.ca