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Fall Convocation Information

Congratulations to all students graduating from StFX at the Fall Convocation on Sunday, December 1, 2019.  All graduates are cordially invited to participate in the following events associated with this memorable day.


The Fall Convocation broadcast is available to watch now! Watch it below.


To view the Fall 2018 Graduation List, click below


If attending in person:

2:15 pm          Academic Procession forms on the 2nd level, Charles V. Keating Centre

3:00 pm          Fall Convocation begins, Charles V. Keating Centre

5:00 pm          Reception (for graduates and guests), Conference Rooms, 2nd level, Charles V. Keating Centre


Academic Regalia

Gowns and hoods will be available at the Campus Store located on the first floor of Bloomfield Center. Bring StFX ID Card (other picture ID may be acceptable). 

There may be line-ups, especially on the day of convocation, so plan for delays; dates and times are subject to change.  Pick up and return times are:

  • Thursday, November 28, 12 pm - 8 pm
  • Friday, November 29, 9 am - 8 pm
  • Saturday, November 30, 10 am - 6 pm (pick up then returns)
  • Sunday, December 1, 10 am - 6 pm (returns)
  • Monday, December 2, 9 am - 4 pm (returns)


All academic regalia from convocation must be returned by 4 pm on Monday, December 2, 2019, or a late charge of $8 per day per item will be assessed to the student’s account. Late charges will accumulate beginning Tuesday, December 3, 2019. Full replacement cost of regalia will be applied to student’s account for all regalia not returned by 4 pm Thursday, December 5, 2019.


Ticket Information

Graduates will receive up to seven guest tickets for the event. Tickets will be distributed with academic gowns.

Frame Your Degree

Alumni Affairs at StFX offers a selection of special degree and matching photo frames for sale.  These frames are always available in Alumni House or online.  During Fall Convocation, frames will be available on the 2nd Floor of the Keating Centre from 2 – 6 pm.  Drop by to browse the frame selection.

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