Athabasca University Convocation 2016 (#AUGrad16) is just around the corner—and we have important information to share with you to make sure you get the most out of your special day!
All the information you need about Convocation can be found on the Convocation Website. Bookmark this site as you’ll likely be visiting it a few times leading up to your graduation ceremony.
Also: visit the Convocation Checklist to ensure you don’t miss a step!
How to get the most out of Convocation (whether you can attend or not)
Participate in the conversation
Follow and use the hashtag #AUGrad16 on Twitter and Instagram and interact with fellow grads. Send congratulations, upload your own #AUGrad16 pics from wherever you are, and tell us what you’re doing to celebrate!
Re-watch the Convocation livestreams!
Can’t make it but want to watch the ceremony?
The Convocation ceremonies will be streamed live and can be viewed from anywhere in the world. Share with family and friends that are unable to be there with you. Follow the links and add it to your calendar so you won’t forget to watch!
Directions to Athabasca and the University
Booking formal Grad portrait sessions
Getting social with fun and friendly photo booths
We have four photo booths set up at the Multiplex (two locations inside, one outside the entrance) and one on the AU Campus grounds (in front of the ornamental fountain). Look for the signs. These booths are meant to show off your fun side—drag your family and friends into the pics and share them on Instagram and Twitter with the hashtag #AUGrad16.
There will be a merchandise table in the Multiplex with many different items to choose from. Stop by the table and pick up some AU-branded swag. Parchment frames, rings, clothing, gifts and other AU merchandise can also be purchased online at the AU store.
Visit the FAQ page or ask us a question on Facebook or Twitter!