Graduation and Convocation

Dear Class of 2021 Graduates,

We want to update you on the mailing of your parchments and graduation packages. Your Grad Class Executive has thoughtfully requested that a gift be included in your package. We anticipate the gift will arrive the first week of June at which time we will begin shipping graduation packages. We appreciate your patience. Congratulations on your accomplishment.

 

Please visit our Convocation website for the latest updates.

Dates
Period Date  
Fall Graduation* October 6, 2021  
Spring Graduation/Convocation May 8-9, 2022  

 

*Following the Senate meeting on October 6, 2021, qualified graduating students may request the shipment of their parchment.

October graduates are invited to participate in the following Spring Convocation ceremonies.

 

Application Deadlines for Upcoming Graduations

The Fall 2021 application to graduate can be found online at Acadia Central. The application deadline is Friday August 27, 2021.

Applications for Spring 2022 Graduation will open in August.

Applying to Graduate

Fall 2021 Graduation
The Fall 2021 application to graduate can be found online at Acadia Central. The application deadline is Friday August 27, 2021.

Spring 2022 Graduation
The Spring 2022 application to graduate will open in August.

 

Parchments (Degrees)

May 26, 2021

Dear Class of 2021 Graduates,
We want to update you on the mailing of your parchments and graduation packages. Your Grad Class Executive has thoughtfully requested that a gift be included in your package. We anticipate the gift will arrive the first week of June at which time we will begin shipping graduation packages. We appreciate your patience. Congratulations on your accomplishment.


 

Graduating students receive one parchment (degree) upon graduation.

Due to current Covid-19 restrictions, parchments will be shipped to graduates by mail or express delivery.

Pick-up is available for URGENT situations only. An appointment is required. Please request your appointment here.

Options for shipping:
Regular mail - no charge
Express delivery:
Canada - $10.00
International - $40.00
Please confirm your preferred shipping method , please provide your preferred delivery method and address here https://hub.acadiau.ca/TDClient/Requests/ServiceDet?ID=198.

 

Please NOTE:
Pick up by graduate - An ID is required at the time of pickup.
Pickup by third party - Permission must be granted in writing by the graduate for third party pickups. The name of the designate must be included; ID and signature are required at time of pickup.

Parchment (Degree) Re-Issue

Please complete the Parchment Degree Re-Issue Form. The re-issue fee is $50.00.

Parchment (Degree) Framing

A parchment (degree) framing service is available. Framing can be done at the post-graduation reception, or throughout the year by emailing diplomaframes@acadiau.ca. More information is available here.

Graduation Lists

Congratulations to our Spring 2021 graduates!

 

Convocation Website

The following information and more can be found on the Convocation Website.

  • Updates
  • History
  • Preparing for Convocation
  • Convocation Webcast