Ceremony Schedule

Fall 2021 and Spring 2022 graduates will be invited to Lakehead University's 57th Convocation ceremonies this spring in June.

Our Convocation celebrations will consist of a Main Convocation Ceremony held virtually for all our graduates and special guests to attend. The Main Convocation Ceremony will also feature the Installation of Lakehead University's Chancellor Dr. Rita Shelton Deverell. In addition, Faculty Convocation Ceremonies will also be held for those graduates able to attend in person.

Main Convocation Ceremony with Installation of the Chancellor (Virtual):

Thursday, June 2, 2022 @ 10 AM EDT 

Faculty Convocation Ceremonies (in-person, dependent on public health guidelines):

Lakehead Thunder Bay: Friday, June 3, 2022 @ the Lakehead University Hangar

Lakehead Orillia: Saturday, June 11, 2022, 10 AM EDT @ Rotary Place 

Times for the ceremonies are to be determined and will be posted on the Convocation website (www.lakeheadu.ca/convocation) when available.

Please note, ceremony details and delivery are subject to change depending on guidelines from the Province and Health Units in Thunder Bay and Simcoe County. Proof of full vaccination will be required for in-person ceremonies for all graduates and guests.

If you have any questions, contact convocation@lakeheadu.ca