Convocation

The First Nations University of Canada Convocation Grand Entry/Academic Procession is a unique ceremony, renowned for its integration of traditional and modern native content. You will feel the heartbeat of the drum and see pride on the faces of the academic participants as they are led by the Eagle Staff carrier, who is an integral part of the convocation ceremony. To be part of the convocation ceremony, you must apply for graduation. Click here to access an Application for Graduation Form. You may apply when you register for your final semester.

Your application will be reviewed by your faculty to ensure you have completed all classes and met all the grade point average requirements. Your faculty will inform you if you are missing any requirements.

Deadlines For Application:

Spring convocation: January 31

Fall convocation: July 31

Please note that it is the student’s responsibility to check their First Nations University of Canada/University of Regina email account regularly and to ensure your mailing address is up to date with the University.

Convocation Information for Prospective GraduateConvocation Information for Prospective Graduate

Students should know that there will be no convocation packages mailed out. Updates will be sent to your official university email address. It is your responsibility to ensure your information is up to date. The link to access your webmail is as follows: Web Mail Login.

Graduation Portrait Photography is a wonderful memento for graduates and their families. Arrangements have been made with Cornerstone Photography to have your graduation portrait taken and several photo sitting options have been provided for your convenience.

Students are encouraged to attend both University of Regina and First Nations University of Canada’s convocation ceremonies. Details regarding the University of Regina convocation ceremonies can be found at the following link: University of Regina Fall Convocation Information

Fall Convocation 2018 Event Details:

Date: Saturday, October 20, 2018

Event Time:
Ticket Price: $45 adult ticket $20 child ticket (10 and under)

  • 4:00pm - Reception
  • 5:00pm - Banquet
  • 6:30pm - Grand Entry

Location:Dakota Dunes, 204 Dakota Dunes Way, Whitecap, SK

Tickets can be purchased at the following location:

Regina: Cory Gauthier at (306) 790-5950 ext. 2410

For more information, contact:

Lianda Tanner at (306) 790-5950 ext. 3106