Graduation and Convocation
How can I find out more information about graduation?
For more information about graduation, please visit the MyGraduation page on MyOTR.Information about the convocation ceremonies is published on the Convocation page of
Where do the graduation ceremonies take place?
All convocation ceremonies will be held in Hall 5 at The International Centre (6900 Airport Rd, Mississauga, ON, L4V 1E8)For more information, visit Sheridan's Convocation Ceremonies webpage.
Where can I purchase graduation items?
Several items can be purchased to commemorate your achievement:You can purchase a frame for your credential. (Online Only)Visit any of our bookstore websites for Sheridan branded items:HMC BookstoreTrafalgar BookstoreDavis BookstoreFlowers can be ordere...
What do I need to know before attending my convocation ceremony?
When:Arrive 1.5 hours before your Convocation Ceremony to ensure you have sufficient time to check in, receive your gown and assemble for the procession.If you are late:Graduands who arrive late may not enter the Ceremony Hall in the procession with the...
Does Sheridan offer graduation photos?
The Sheridan Student Union has partnered with a third party for graduation photos.Please visit website to access the booking schedule.If you have additional questions about grad photos, email
Will the convocation ceremonies be streamed or recorded?
Sheridan will livestream the Convocation Ceremonies to ensure that they can celebrate your achievements, even if they cannot attend. Your family and friends can watch the livestream of each ceremony via the Convocation webpage.A video clip capturing you...
What should I bring to the ceremony?
Graduates must bring their Sheridan OneCard or government-issued photo ID.Guests should bring their Convocation Ceremony ticket(s) -- digital or printed. Tickets are issued and accessible through MarchingOrder to graduands who have completed the RSVP/re...
I have lost my tickets to the graduation ceremony, what should I do? Can you re-issue them?
Once you RSVP, your tickets will be emailed to you. If you cannot find the email with the tickets, you can access the link to your tickets by re-opening the Convocation RSVP email you received from Sheridan and access your tickets in Marching Order.
Will there be any COVID-19 protocols for Convocation ceremony attendees?
Sheridan no longer requires individuals to wear masks, but we are a mask-friendly environment, and we encourage everyone to do so if they feel it is the right choice for them.Hand sanitizer stations will be available.
Photography at Graduation
Friends and family are welcome to photograph graduates from their seats during the convocation ceremony. During Convocation, a photography company will be on-site to capture student photos.These images will be accessible online after the ceremony for gr...
Does a child require a ticket to attend Convocation as a guest?
Each child, over the age of 3 requires a ticket to attend. All children in attendance must be supervised by a non-graduating guest in attendance.
How can I stay connected to Sheridan College after graduation?
Upon graduation, you will join the Sheridan Alumni Association. As a member, you will receive an annual alumni digital magazine, Ovation, plus our monthly e-newsletter, exclusive event invitations and benefit offers from affinity partners. For more info...
When should I arrive at the International Centre on the day of my Convocation?
Graduating students must check in 90 minutes before the start of their ceremony. Preparing for Convocation takes approximately one hour (select gown, register for Marshalling Card, receive instructions for Procession, etc.) The procession into the hall ...
What should I wear to the graduation ceremony?
We suggest business or business casual attire with comfortable shoes as you may walk or stand for extended periods. Please note the gowns can be war; please dress accordingly.
How do I RSVP/register for my Convocation ceremony, request guest tickets and select my gown size?
To RSVP/register, follow the instructions as outlined in your Convocation Invitation email, which was sent to your Sheridan email address.
Where can I park at the International Centre?
Parking is free at the International Centre. We suggest you park near Hall 5. Be sure to secure your belongings in your locked car. Sheridan is not responsible for any lost or stolen belongings.