Graduation

Graduating From Your Program

 Grads on lawnFor students in programs other than those in Continuing Studies and Trades, in order to be considered for graduation, you will need to submit an application for graduation, whether or not you plan to attend the convocation ceremony. The form is fillable online, and you will need Adobe Reader to fill it out. Once completed, it can be dropped off at the Registrar's office at the Kelowna campus or at any Regional administration office if you are paying your fee to attend the ceremony, or emailed to graduation@okanagan.bc.ca if you chose to receive your credential by mail.

If you are a Continuing Studies student who wishes to attend commencement, please complete this form for the Vernon Ceremony or this form for the Kelowna Ceremony and return it to the Continuing Studies office at the Kelowna campus or at any Regional administration office. No separate application is required to receive your graduation documentation.

For Trades students who wish to attend commencement, please complete this form online. No separate application is required to receive your graduation documentation.

Deadlines for Application

Spring Graduation (early June)

March 31

Summer Graduation (late June)

April 30

  Summer Continuing Studies Commencement (late June)
  (application is located here)
  April 30

Vernon Graduation and Convocation (late June)

April 30

Trades Commencement (early June)
application form is located here

May 12, 2017

 Winter Graduation (January)

 October 31

 

Please ensure you have submitted your application by the deadline noted above.  Programs represented in each graduation are linked or explained below:

 

Do you have questions about graduation?

Graduats in a linePlease visit our Frequently Asked Questions page for answers to common questions related to graduation.

For Ceremony information, please review the Ceremonies website, which provides information on a wide range of topics with information on the ceremony (including dates and times), photos, guest information, awards, and the graduation fair.

If you require academic advising for programs other than those housed in the Okanagan School of Business, please visit the advising website.

For academic advising in Business programs, please email businessadvising@okanagan.bc.ca or call 250-862-5610.

If you have a questions about your application for graduation, please contact the Graduating Student Assistant (graduation@okanagan.bc.ca).