Important Change

We are pleased to inform you that to streamline the graduation process you can now apply to graduate via your myCapU account. Applications for the January 14, 2020 graduation are now open from October 1 to December 1, 2019. Please log in to your myCapU to apply.

Once you are on your account, please go to the Graduation Application link to submit your application.

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 February 21, 2020
December 16, 2019 January 14, 2020 October 1, 2019 December 1, 2019 February 21, 2020
April 27, 2020 May 12, 2020 February 1, 2020 April 1, 2020 June 9, 2020
August 24, 2020 September 8, 2020 June 15, 2020 August 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 December 16, 2019, in order to graduate in January 14, 2020.
  • 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 December 16, 2019.

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