Celebrate with us! College announces Convocation and Commencement dates

By College Relations | March 9, 2023

male graduating student in gown with other graduates

Mark your calendar, and get ready to cheer on our OC grads.  

Convocation and Commencement season will look a little different at OC this year, as the college community will celebrate graduates with ceremonies at each campus in June, as well as a new ceremony in Kelowna in the fall.  

This week students are receiving instructions by email on how to apply to graduate and register for ceremonies conveniently in the new MyOkanagan.  

Check out the ceremony schedule below: 


  • Date: June 10, 2023  
  • Time: 10:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m.   
  • Location: Kelowna campus  


  • Date: June 12, 2023  
  • Time: 4:30 p.m.  
  • Location: Vernon and District Performing Arts Centre  

Salmon Arm   

  • Date: June 13, 2023  
  • Time: TBA  
  • Location: TBA  


  • Date: June 14, 2023   
  • Time: TBA  
  • Location: Penticton Campus   

Fall Convocation and Commencement – Kelowna  

  • Date: October 4, 2023  
  • Time: TBA  
  • Location: Kelowna Campus  
  • Deadline to apply: August 31, 2023  

Winter Convocation – Kelowna  

  • Date: Saturday, January 27, 2024  
  • Time: 10:30 a.m. (Science, Technology and Health programs) and 1:30 p.m. (Arts and Business programs) – subject to change*  
  • Location: Kelowna Campus 

More information will be posted to the Convocation and Commencement page soon. Interested in volunteering at Convocation? Contact College Relations.  

Tags: Recreation and Student Life, Kelowna, Penticton, Vernon, Salmon Arm, Revelstoke Centre



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