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Graduating and Convocation

Convocation 2024

Please note: If you successfully completed your program between June 1st, 2023, and May 17th, 2024, you will be invited to Convocation 2024! Invitations will be sent out in May 2024. 

Cornwall Convocation

Friday, May 31st, 2024

2023 Ceremony Recordings

Click here to download the 2023 program

Brockville Convocation

Friday June 7th, 2024

2023 Ceremony Recordings

Click here to download the 2023 program

Kingston Convocation

Thursday, June 13 & Friday, June 14, 2024

2023 Ceremony Recordings

Click here to download the 2023 program

Are you interested in applying for one of the most prestigious awards given by the College? The President’s List Award recognizes graduates who have rendered valuable and distinguished service to the College community.

Eligibility is based on academic excellence including graduating with distinction along with interest and activities involving leadership, citizenship, and community service.

The deadline to apply has passed. Successful candidates will be informed via email address provided on application form.

If you have any questions regarding the application process, please contact the Convocation team, by email convocation@sl.on.ca.

Are you graduating this year and would like to represent your class at Convocation? Apply to be the Valedictorian!

The Valedictorian is an outstanding student who is committed to St. Lawrence College and their academics. By standing up as the Valedictorian at your Convocation ceremony, you will have the opportunity to speak on behalf of your fellow graduates and be the first to welcome the next chapter of your lives.

The deadline to apply has passed. Successful candidates will be informed via email address provided on application form.

If you have any questions, please email convocation@sl.on.ca.

SLC Convocation FAQs

Please follow the steps below to complete your Application for Graduation:

 

  1. Login to SLC.me
  2. Scroll down past the Important Updates and select the Apply to Graduate  icon
  3. Locate the program from which you are graduating and select Apply for Graduation under that program (not an Undeclared Program).
  4. Select Summer 2024 as your expected graduation term (regardless of the semester you will finish classes)
  5. Choose Continue
  6. ChooseSubmit Application and your application will be complete

If you successfully completed your program between June 1st, 2023, and May 24th, 2023, you will be invited to Convocation 2024! Invitations will be sent out in May

If you are attending Convocation in Cornwall,  the guest limit is four.

If you are attending Convocation in Brockville or the guest limit is four

If you are attending Convocation in Kingston, the guest limit is six.

Graduates cannot reserve more than the allotted amounts of guests for each ceremony.

Click here for Ceremony Schedules


On the Convocation Registration Form, there will be an accessibility section where you can request the accessibility requirements you would desire. Alternatively, you can email convocation@sl.on.ca with your or your guest's accessibility requirements

SLC cannot provide Invitation Letters; however, you can contact your International Student Advisor for general information and guidance on the letter's requirements.

There will be a small after convocation celebration with photo opportunities with your peers and faculty and a few other surprises!

Yes, guests can bring cameras and recording devices but are asked to remain in their seats.

Ceremonies in Brockville and Cornwall run approximately one to one and half hours.  Kingston ceremonies run approximately two to two and a half hours.

Cornwall - there will be ample FREE parking on the day of the ceremonies at the campus

Brockville - there will be ample FREE parking on the day of the ceremonies at the campus

Kingston - Due to limited parking downtown, it is highly recommended that you use the FREE direct shuttle from the Kingston Campus to the Leon's Centre. For more info click the link

Gowns, Attire, and Photos

Graduates will be provided with regalia when they arrive at the ceremony. You must return the gown following your ceremony.

There will be a professional photographer at Convocation who will be taking photos of graduates. In order to avoid disruption during the ceremony, guests are asked to stay seated and only take photos from their seats.

 

In order to receive their photos, graduates will receive proofs to the email they provided as part of their registration. Students will only pay if they choose to order photos.

If you are unable to attend convocation

Credentials will be available to be picked up at your respective campus one week following the ceremony.  After that, credentials will be mailed to the address on your student account. Please ensure your address is up to date.

For all other information:

Please be sure to visit the Convocation section of the website by clicking here. If the information you require is not already posted on the website, you can email convocation@sl.on.ca or phone the Convocation Team at 613-544-5400 extension 1848.

WELCOME TO THE ALUMNI FAMILY

We are a network of over 100,000 St. Lawrence College graduates, living in over 75 countries around the world. St. Lawrence College alumni make incredible contributions to communities, industries, and individuals every day.

Check out the new alumni pages on the website to learn about the lifelong benefits of being part of the SLC alumni community, including:

  • Discounts and perks, including discounted insurance
  • Communications, including past issues of the Voyageur magazine
  • Programs and activities
  • Opportunities to support the College

Join Currents SLC, our alumni hub and connect with us on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and LinkedIn for all the latest news and offerings.

Stay in touch; we love hearing from our grads. #SLC_Alumni

alumni@sl.on.ca