About Convocation

Convocation is an important time for each graduate to reflect on and celebrate the accomplishment of earning a Royal Roads academic credential. Congratulations to all who have met this challenge!

Royal Roads University holds two convocation events each year, in the spring and fall, at the Royal Theatre in downtown Victoria. Our recent graduates from the Faculty of Social and Applied Sciences, the College of Interdisciplinary Studies and the Faculty of Management are honoured in separate morning and afternoon ceremonies.

The university's 46th convocation will be held Thursday, Nov. 7, 2019. The New Alumni Reception will take place Wednesday, Nov. 6 at Hatley Castle.

New Alumni Reception schedule, Wednesday, Nov. 6:

  • Faculty of Management: 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.
  • Faculty of Social and Applied Sciences and College of Interdisciplinary Studies: 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.

Convocation ceremony times, Thursday, Nov. 7:

  • Faculty of Management and School of Education and Technology: 9:30 a.m.
  • Faculty of Social and Applied Sciences and College of Interdisciplinary Studies: 2 p.m.