Congratulations UBC graduates!

The June 17, 2020, virtual graduation ceremony has concluded.

Watch the video and share it with family and friends. You may also watch the ceremony on YouTube, Facebook or Panopto, a platform that is accessible from many countries.

This virtual ceremony celebrated the very real accomplishments of UBC graduates. Incorporating traditions from UBC’s in-person ceremony, Chancellor Lindsay Gordon presided over the ceremony and UBC President and Vice-Chancellor Santa J. Ono addressed the Class of 2020. Canadian icon and comedian Rick Mercer, who was a 2010 UBC honorary degree recipient, gave the keynote address.

Looking for the UBC Vancouver graduation ceremony? Watch it here.

Find details about the UBC Vancouver virtual graduation ceremony here.

Graduation in numbers


Years of convocation ceremonies at UBC Okanagan; the first ceremony in 2005 had almost 500 graduates


Number of Class of 2020 graduates from UBC Vancouver and UBC Okanagan


Number of UBC alumni, in over 140 countries

Congratulations Class of 2020!

Download your commemorative video clip

All graduates may download a personalized commemorative graduation video clip.

Share your UBC pride with family and friends!

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Find graduation memorabilia and gifts

Purchase a souvenir of graduation or celebrate your favourite graduate with these gifts. Options include diploma frames and faculty-branded apparel.

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Get the convocation program

Find the names of all 2020 UBC Okanagan graduates and read about UBC’s history and graduation traditions.

Download program (pdf)

Share the excitement

Let us know how you’re celebrating and what makes you proud. Share your experience on social media with #UBCOgrad.

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Sign the Guestbook

Congratulate your favourite UBC grad (or all UBC grads!). Here’s your chance to recognize their accomplishments.

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Spotlight on doctoral research

The research produced by UBC’s spring Class of 2020 doctoral graduates is changing the world.

Browse their doctoral citations

We acknowledge that UBC’s campuses are situated on the traditional, unceded territory of the Musqueam, Squamish and Tsleil-Waututh, and on the territory of the Syilx Okanagan Nation.