VIU Convocation: Offer to Assist or Request to Attend

See the Ceremony Schedule for all convocation details 

If you are willing to help out as a marshal or in another support role, or if you are a faculty member or other member of our VIU community and want to show your support by wearing your regalia and sitting with the graduates, please complete and submit the form below by April 21. You can select more than one ceremony on your RSVP form.   

Regalia:  Marshals and others sitting with the graduating students are required to wear regalia. If you do not own your own, you can order from Gaspard at between March 13 - May 3, 2023, or contact to purchase.

If you would like to attend in the audience with friends, family, and other supporters of our graduating students, you do not need to submit this RSVP form and you do not need to wear regalia, but you will need a ticket for an audience seat.  Please email us at to request an audience ticket and to let us know how you want your ticket delivered to you (interoffice mail, Canada Post, or hold for pickup in Building 200). Audience tickets will be available at the end of April. 

Questions about convocation? Email us at  

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Thank you for your RSVP!