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In order to graduate:

  • a student must complete all the requirements set by Senate for a credential;
  • a student must apply to graduate;
  • the Office of the Registrar must confirm all requirements have been met;
  • the Senate must confer the credential.

Each student must apply to graduate, regardless of whether or not they plan to attend the convocation ceremonies.

1) Ensure you are on track to graduate with your intended credential.

2) Submit an PDF icon application to graduate once you've begun your final semester of coursework and confirmed that you will be eligible.

  • Finishing in the Fall Semester (September - December)?
    • Apply between September 1 and October 31 and your credential will normally be conferred at the January meeting of Senate, making you eligible to attend Spring Convocation.
    • If you apply from November 1 through December 31, your credential will normally be conferred at the February meeting of Senate, making you eligible to attend Spring Convocation.
  • Finishing in the Spring Semester (January - April)? 
    • Apply between January 1 and February 28 and your credential will normally be conferred at the May meeting of Senate, making you eligible to attend Spring Convocation.
    • If you apply from March 1 through April 30, your credential will normally be conferred at the June meeting of Senate, making you eligible to attend Fall Convocation.
  • Finishing in the Summer Semester (May - August)?
    • Apply between May 1 and June 30 and your credential will normally be conferred at the September meeting of Senate, making you eligible to attend Fall Convocation.
    • If you apply from July 1 through August 31, your credential will normally be conferred at the October meeting of Senate, making you eligible to attend the next Spring Convocation.
  • Graduates that do not attend convocation will be mailed their credential.

3) Submit an PDF icon application to attend convocation and receive your credential along with your classmates. (Attendance is optional. Graduates that do not attend convocation will be sent their credential by mail.)

4) Successfully complete any courses in progress, and watch for updates.

  • The header of your MAP audit will show the status of your application.
  • Notices of your assessment will be sent to your KPU email address.
  • The Graduation Roll will be updated after each month's meeting of Senate to include all graduates approved by Senate. Updates normally happen the day following each Senate meeting.

5) Need a transcript that shows your credential?


Note: Use your KPU email account and include you student ID number when emailing graduation@kpu.ca We only respond with personal information to KPU email accounts.