Convocation and Semelshun Indigenous Graduation Recognition Ceremony Dates

June 2024 Convocation and Semelshun Indigenous Graduation Recognition Ceremony

The ceremonies will be held June 12­­­­ to 14, 2024 in the gymnasium (building 190) at our Nanaimo campus. 

Schedule of Ceremonies

Ceremony One: Wednesday, June 12 at 10 am.

Faculties: Academic and Career Preparation, Arts and Humanities, Social Sciences, Trades and Applied Technologies

Faculty of Academic and Career Preparation

Aboriginal University Bridging Program

Cooperative Entrepreneur Training Program

Workplace Essential Skills and Training Program

Faculty of Arts and Humanities

Arts and Science

Arts One - First Nations

Associate of Arts

Bachelor of Arts

Bachelor of Design in Graphic Design

Bachelor of Interior Design

Bachelor of Music in Jazz Studies

Fine Arts (Visual Arts)

Jazz Studies

Technical Theatre


Faculty of Social Sciences


GIS Applications

Individually Selected Studies

Legal Studies

Master of Community Planning

Master of Geographic Information Systems Applications

Professional Indigenous Land Management

Faculty of Trades and Applied Technology

Automotive Apprentice - 4th Level

Automotive Service Technician

Baking and Pastry Arts Management


Carpentry Apprentice - 4th Level

Culinary Arts

Culinary Management


Esthetics and Spa Therapy

Hairstylist Foundation

Heavy Mechanical Trades Foundation

Horticultural Technician

Information Technology & Applied Systems - Systems Administration and Networking

Information Technology & Applied Systems - Web & Mobile Development

Information Technology and Applied Systems

Motorcycle and Marine Technician

Office Administration

Professional Baking and Pastry Arts

Refrigeration Air-Conditioning Mechanic

Welder Foundation

4th Class Power Engineering/Process Operator

Ceremony Two: Wednesday, June 12 at 2:30 pm.

Faculty of Health Sciences and Human Services

Bachelor of Arts in Child and Youth Care

Bachelor of Science in Nursing

Bachelor of Social Work

Child and Youth Care

Community Mental Health Worker

Dental Assistant

Dental Hygiene

Early Childhood Education and Care

Education Assistant and Community Support

Health Care Assistant

Practical Nursing

Psychedelic-assisted Therapy

Social Services

Ceremony Three: Thursday, June 13 at 10 am.

Faculty of Education

Bachelor of Education

Bachelor of Kinesiology

Inclusive Education (Special Education)

Master of Education in Educational Leadership

Master of Education in Special Education

Online Learning & Teaching

Physical Education

Teacher Leadership

Ceremony Four: Thursday, June 13 at 2:30 pm:

Faculties: Management, and Science and Technology.

Faculty of Management

Bachelor of Business Administration

Bachelor of Hospitality Management

Bachelor of Tourism Management


Business Administration

Business Fundamentals for Indigenous Communities

Event Management

Hospitality Management

Master of Arts in Sustainable Leisure Management

Master of Business Administration

Project Management

Recreation and Sport Management

Sustainable Leisure Management

Tourism Studies

Faculty of Science and Technology

Bachelor of Natural Resource Protection

Bachelor of Science

Bachelor of Science in Fisheries and Aquaculture

Computing Science

Engineering Transfer

Fisheries and Aquaculture Technology

Integrated Engineering

Post-Degree Diploma in Fisheries and Aquaculture

Post-Degree Diploma in Natural Resource Law Enforcement

Resource Management Officer Technology

Semélshun: Indigenous Graduation Recognition Ceremony: Friday, June 14 at 10 am.