*Accessibility: students, parents, and other family members planning to attend Convocation events are encouraged to contact Michelle Strain at mstrain@mta.ca by May 1, 2019 to identify their accommodation needs (i.e. wheelchair accessible seating, accommodations for visual or hearing impairments, etc.) Michelle will be in touch with you to discuss and co-ordinate your request. 

Friday, May 10, 2019

Convocation Weekend Registration
Time: 9 a.m.-9 p.m.
Location: Campbell Hall

Harper Warm-Up
Time: 8-9 p.m.
Location: Harper Hall Lounge

East Coast Kitchen Party with Signal Hill
Time: 9:30 p.m.-12 a.m. (Doors open at 9 p.m.)
Location: Jennings Hall


Saturday, May 11, 2019

MtA Trivia Hosted by the Class of 2018
Time: 3-4:30 p.m.
Location: The Pond

Grad class group photo – at Alumni Pin Ceremony
Time: 5:15 p.m.
Location: Convocation Hall (on the steps outdoors)

Dessert Reception
Time: 9 p.m.
Location: Purdy Crawford Centre for the Arts

Garnet & Gold Gala
Time: 10:30 p.m.
Cost: Included in the cost of the all-inclusive grad bracelet
Location: Wallace McCain Student Centre 
Put your dancing shoes on and finish the night by mingling (and dancing) with fellow Allisonians, young and old.


Sunday, May 12, 2019

Brunch
Time: 10 a.m.
Location: Jennings Dining Hall

President's Meet & Greet (for Grads and Families)
Time: 10-11 a.m.
Location: Hammond House, 82A York St.
President Dr. Jean-Paul Boudreau hosts grads and their family members.

Pre-Baccalaureate Dinner

Time: 5-6:45 p.m.
Location: Jennings Hall
 
Baccalaureate Service procession
Time: 7 p.m.
Location: Marjorie Young Bell Convocation Hall
Platform party will meet in the Gold Room, faculty on balcony level, and graduating students on mezzanine level of Convocation Hall to form the procession.

Baccalaureate Service

Time: 7:30 p.m.
Location: Convocation Hall 
Grads assemble with cap and gown (no hoods) on the second floor mezzanine of Convocation Hall to form the procession. Guest speaker Deborah Margo.

Night of Appreciation
Time: 8:30-10 p.m.
Location: Jennings Dining Hall


Monday, May 13, 2019

Morning Convocation BSc, MSc, BComm, Honours Certificate in Science or Commerce, and October 2018 grads in these programs
Time: 9:30 a.m.
Location: Convocation Hall
The Convocation procession will form in the foyer of the Purdy Crawford Centre for the Arts at 8:30 a.m. Grads are requested to be on time and to be in academic dress of cap and gown, with hoods folded and carried. October grads should wear their hoods.

Afternoon Convocation BA, BMus, BFA, Honours Certificate in Arts, and October 2018 grads in these programs
Time: 2:30 p.m.
Location: Convocation Hall
The Convocation procession will form in the foyer of the Purdy Crawford Centre for the Arts at 1:30 p.m. Grads are requested to be on time and to be in academic dress of cap and gown, with hoods folded and carried. October grads should wear their hoods.