Important Notice

Applications for the May 9, 2023 graduation are now closed. Applications will open again June 15, 2023 for the September 5, 2023 graduation.

If you applied for the May 9, 2023 graduation, please log into your myCapU account to view your application status.

  • Select a program term from the Graduation Application screen
  • Click 'View Graduation Applications' at the bottom of the page.

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

Graduation and application dates

If you complete your CapU courses before Graduation date Application opens Application deadline Convocation date
August 22, 2022 September 6, 2022 June 15, 2022 August 1, 2022 June 7 – 9, 2023
December 19, 2022 January 10, 2023 October 1, 2022 December 1, 2022 June 7 – 9, 2023
April 24, 2023 May 9, 2023 February 1, 2023 April 1, 2023 June 7 – 9, 2023
August 21, 2023 September 5, 2023 June 15, 2023 August 1, 2023 TBA

To start your application, login to your myCapU account.

Once you have applied

  • Your student record will be assessed to confirm completion of your program requirements.
  • If you have completed all program requirements, please check your graduation status from your myCapU account 8 weeks after submitting your application.
  • If you are in your last term, please check your graduation status from your myCapU Account 2 weeks after the grade submission deadline on April 24, 2023.
  • To check your graduation status please login to your student account:
    • Once in your record go to your Student Profile > Additional Links > View Graduation Application Status
  • Students with a Letter of Permission to take courses at another institution must submit an official transcript to the Registrar's Office by April 24, 2023 in order to graduate on May 9, 2023.
  • If you have met the graduation requirements of your program, our University Senate will approve your graduation.
  • Please note that all awarded applicants will receive a congratulatory email from the Registrar's Office by the end of May 2023, after Senate has approved all graduates.
  • All graduates will receive an email to register for the June 2023 Convocation Ceremony sent to their myCapU email address. For more information about Convocation, please visit our Convocation Ceremonies page.
  • If your credential is not picked up at Convocation, it will be mailed to you in late June.