Importance notice

Applications for the September 10, 2019 graduation are now open from June 15 to August 1, 2019.

In order to officially graduate from Capilano University you must submit an Application for Graduation.

If you complete your CapU courses beforeGraduation DateApplication OpensApplication DeadlineConvocation Date
August 19, 2019 September 10, 2019 June 15, 2019 August 1, 2019 TBA
December 16, 2019 January 14, 2020 October 1, 2019 December 1, 2019 TBA
April 27, 2020 May 12, 2020 February 1, 2020 April 1, 2020 TBA

Once you’ve applied:  

  • Your student record will be assessed to confirm completion of your program requirements.
  • Students with a Letter of Permission to take courses at another institution must submit an official transcript to the Registrar’s Office by August 19, 2019, in order to graduate in September 2019.
  • If you have met the graduation requirements of your program, our University Senate will approve your graduation. 
  • If you have completed all program requirements, an email confirming your graduation status will be sent to you 4 to 6 weeks after your application has been received.
  • If you are in your last term, an email confirming your graduation status will be sent to you 2 weeks after the grade submission deadline on August 19, 2019.

Learn more about Convocation — the ceremony that celebrates your remarkable achievement and sets you on the path to your future.