The University of Waterloo is proud to honour the many accomplishments of our 2021 graduates and will mark this milestone with a series of live, online convocation ceremonies.

Graduands, family, friends and the University community are invited to visit their faculty page below where they can find more information and register for their convocation ceremony:

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SET THE STAGE AND CELEBRATE

While we can’t be together in person, we want to equip you with some interactive ways to celebrate:

  •  Purchase an unofficial convocation hat and gown keepsake bundle
  • Take your convocation photo and share it using #UWaterlooGrad
  • Download the Spotify playlist and share your favourite gif with a fellow grad
     

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Spotify playlist

Celebrate your achievements with our convocation Spotify playlist.

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UWaterloo  Grad Gifs

Celebrate joining the alumni club with a Gif.
 

 

TAKE YOUR CONVOCATION PHOTO

Take your convocation picture.

All graduands are invited to participate in our virtual photo booth. You can simulate wearing a cap and gown and post it on your favourite social platform using #UWaterlooGrad! Snap your photo by June 16, at 4:00 p.m. and it may be featured at your convocation ceremony. 


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#UWaterlooProud

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Graduation gifts
Check out W Store's exclusive collection of official UWaterloo grad gifts and momentos.

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Celebrate your achievement
Show off your new diploma. Order an official University of Waterloo diploma and portrait frames. Receive 20% off sitewide until June 21, 2021 (4 p.m. ET).

 
 

YOUR ALUMNI GUIDE

Visit your alumni handbook to discover all the perks of being a Waterloo alumnus. You’ll find benefits, discounts, and free services to help your career and there will be opportunities to connect with your fellow alumni. 

Keep Learning 

Though your time as a student might be nearing its end, you can still turn to Waterloo for learning opportunities. Alumni Relations provides resources to support you wherever you go after graduation. Check out our Career Perspectives series to learn from fellow alumni as they share stories of where they started, how they succeeded, how they failed and everything in between.

LinkedIn Learning

Waterloo is thrilled to offer our newest alumni complimentary access to LinkedIn Learning ($34.99/month approximate retail value)! More than 16,000 digital courses taught by industry experts are available to support your career and personal development journeys. Spaces are limited, so pre-register today!

 

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