FALL CONVOCATION

Toronto Reference Library, Epic Hall and Prologue
Thursday, November 10th, 2022
9:00 am to 3:00 pm

We are pleased to announce an in-person fall convocation!
Georgian@ILAC continues to monitor pandemic protocols and best practices.

If you have any questions please refer to the frequently asked questions area below.

Convocation Proceedings

9:00 AM               Graduate arrival, registration and robing

10:00 AM            Guest arrival and greetings

11:00 AM            Convocation Processional

                                                Led by Bagpipe

                                Opening of Convocation

                                                Dr. Chris Anstead, Dean, Business, Georgian@ILAC (Master of Ceremonies)

                                National Anthem

                                Indigenous Land Acknowledgement

                                                Dr. Chris Anstead, Dean, Business, Georgian@ILAC

                                Introduction of Platform Party

Dr. Chris Anstead, Dean, Business, Georgian@ILAC

Kevin Weaver, President and CEO, Georgian College

Dr. Yael Katz, Vice President, Academic, Georgian College

Dr. Maher Ghalayini, Associate Vice President, Academic, Georgian College

Jonathan Kolber, CEO, ILAC Education Group

Ilan Cohen, President/Co Founder, ILAC Education Group

Magdalena Link, Vice President, International, ILAC Education Group

Rafael Ortiz, Registrar, Georgian@ILAC

Sheikh Akhtar, Program Director, Georgian@ILAC

Dean Boukydis, Program Director, Georgian@ILAC

Dr. Noha Haidar, Program Director, Georgian@ILAC

The Platform Party will be joined by members of the Georgian@ILAC faculty

Presentation of Graduates

         Rafael Ortiz, Registrar, Georgian@ILAC

Investiture

Kevin Weaver, President and CEO, Georgian College

Jonathan Kolber, CEO, ILAC Education Group

Registrar, Registrar, Georgian@ILAC

Program Directors will participate for their specific programs

Official Proclamation

                Dr. Yael Katz, Vice President, Academic, Georgian College

Special Greetings

         Kevin Weaver, President and CEO, Georgian College

Special Greetings

                Jonathan Kolber, CEO, ILAC Education Group

 

Closing Address to Graduates

                Dr. Chris Anstead, Dean, Business, Georgian@ILAC

Convocation Recessional

               

1:00 PM               Celebratory Reception

Prologue Room.  Graduates and guests are invited to join the Platform Party and administrative staff and faculty for a special reception.          

frequently asked questions

In order to graduate in the current convocation ceremonies, you must complete all your program requirements by the end of the Winter 2022 term and your records must be in good standing.

All students’ records must be in good standing by the deadline indicated on the Important Dates for Graduates timeline, (to be in good standing, you must not have any outstanding fees, fines or loans, including book and equipment loans on your account).

Ensure your account is cleared of any holds that may prevent your graduation.

If students finish their course in December they are not eligible to graduate in the November ceremony.

Full-time and Post graduates who completed their program in the Spring 2021 terms are eligible to attend the current convocation ceremonies.

If you are planning to attend your convocation ceremony, you must reserve your seats here

If you are not attending your convocation ceremony your credential can be picked up later at the Campus.
All graduates and guests must have a ticket to attend the ceremony. For example, if you request tickets for 2 guests, you will receive a total of 3 tickets. One of the tickets will be designated as a ticket for the graduate that you must bring to the venue on the day of your ceremony.

Follow these steps if you want to invite a family member from overseas to convocation:

  • Write a Letter of Invitation: Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) has a guide for you to follow. This is only a guide, you must write the invitation yourself and your letter must be written in English (In some cases, the letter may need to be notarized).
  • International Students – May request an optional Letter of Enrolment (if currently enrolled) OR Graduation letter (if program completed) from ADMISSION.

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