The Fall 2019 Convocation and Awards Ceremony will take place on Friday, November 8th, 2019 and will be held at the Hilton Hotel Metrotown, 6083 McKay Ave, Burnaby.
Convocation is an exciting moment to mark the achievements of our graduates. To make your attendance go smoothly, please read the details below.
All students who successfully complete a degree program at Alexander College are eligible to participate in the Convocation Ceremony. Typically held twice per academic year in the Spring and Fall, the Convocation Ceremony is an opportunity for graduates to share the celebration of their accomplishment with peers, family, and friends.
Students who have been approved for Graduation by the Associate Registrar will receive an invitation to the upcoming ceremony. Students are expected to confirm their attendance at least three weeks in advance by responding to the email invitation. If you have been approved for graduation but have not received an invitation, please contact the Student Success Services Officer at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Students who are not able to attend their ceremony will be able to defer their ceremony one time only. Plan ahead with your families and employers so that you are able to attend your ceremony as scheduled.
Honour Roll, Dean’s List and Scholarship recipients are also celebrated at our Convocation ceremonies.
Selection to the Honour Roll is based upon achievement of a 3.50 to 3.99 GPA after completion of a minimum of 12 credits in the term being evaluated.
Selection to the Dean’s List is based upon achievement of a 4.00 or higher GPA after completion of a minimum of 12 credits in the term being evaluated.
For more information about scholarships, please visit: Financial Aid and Scholarships.v
Award recipients will be contacted with an email invitation to the ceremony. Students are expected to confirm their attendance at least three weeks in advance of the ceremony.