Here is a list of what events you can expect for 2020. 

 

Friday, May 8, 2020

Wine Bus Tours
Time: 10:30 a.m., 11:30 a.m., 12:30 p.m.
Cost: $45
Location: Acadia Festival Theatre Parking lot
The wine tour provides students and their families the opportunity to experience some of the best wineries on the East Coast, including Domaine De Grand-Pre, Luckett Vineyards, L’Acadie Vineyards and Gaspereau Vineyards.  To purchase tickets, please click here.

Graduation TGIF at the University Club
Time: 4:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Location: University Club, 17 Westwood Avenue
Details TBD

Parents’ Night
Details TBD

 

Saturday, May 9, 2020

Wine Bus Tours
Times: 10:30 a.m., 11:30 a.m., 12:30 p.m., 1:30 p.m.
Cost: $45
Location: Acadia Festival Theatre Parking lot
The wine tour provides students and their families the opportunity to experience some of the best wineries on the East Coast, including Domaine De Grand-Pre, Luckett Vineyards, L’Acadie Vineyards and Gaspereau Vineyards.

 

Sunday, May 10, 2020

Baccalaureate Service
Time: 10:30 a.m.
Location: Manning Memorial Chapel (Grads and their guests)
Contact: convocation@acadiau.ca

This service of worship recognizes that graduates have a greater calling beyond themselves. The University equips its students to make a contribution to society, to be prepared to give an extra effort to the betterment of humanity. The Baccalaureate Service reminds the graduating class of this honourable responsibility. 

Prior to the ceremony, Graduands should informally line up in the basement of Manning Memorial Chapel. Graduands wear academic gowns, but no hoods or headdress to this service.

Honorary Degree Luncheon
Time: 12:00 p.m.
Location: Huestis Innovation Pavilion
(By invitation only) In recognition of Acadia’s 2020 Honorary Degree Recipients.

Afternoon Convocation (Faculty of Theology, Faculty of Arts, and School of Education)
Time: 3:00 p.m.
Location: Convocation Hall
All graduation ceremonies will begin streaming 20 minutes prior to the individual ceremonies. To view the webcast, visit https://convocation.acadiau.ca/webcast.html.

Graduation Banquet
Details TBD

Monday, May 11, 2020

Morning Convocation (Faculty of Pure and Applied Science)
Time: 10:00 a.m.
Location: Convocation Hall
All graduation ceremonies will begin streaming 20 minutes prior to the individual ceremonies. To view the webcast, visit https://convocation.acadiau.ca/webcast.html.

Afternoon Convocation (Faculty of Professional Studies)
Time: 2:30 p.m.
Location: Convocation Hall
All graduation ceremonies will begin streaming 20 minutes prior to the individual ceremonies. To view the webcast, visit https://convocation.acadiau.ca/webcast.html.

Graduation Formal
Details TBD