Main convocation reception

Graduates and their guests are invited to attend a reception at the BMH Green following each convocation ceremony.

Come celebrate your status as a Waterloo alumnus at the official convocation reception. Join us at the BMH Green to commemorate the occasion with photo opportunities, grad gifts, degree frames, and refreshments. No reservations required.

Faculty receptions

Faculties may hold other special events for their graduates. Graduands will be contacted by their faculty with necessary details. Contact your faculty directly if you have any questions.

Two grads smiling for photos holding flowers and teddy bears.

Doctoral graduate student reception

A doctoral degree represents the culmination of hard work and dedication; seeing it through to the finish line is a testament to hard work and perseverance!

Doctoral graduate students (including one guest of their choosing) and their graduate supervisor(s) are invited to attend a complimentary dinner reception to commemorate their achievements.

Further details, including information on how to register for the event, will be emailed directly to doctoral students who have been approved to graduate for fall 2022 and their supervisor(s).

Visit the event page for the most up-to-date information.