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Convocation / Graduation - The History



Since 1847, Queen's University has been proud to recognize the academic achievements of our students, and to recognize individual achievements in various fields.

For more information on the history of Convocation at Queen's, please follow the links below.

Convocation at Queen's
  • History of Convocation
  • Traditions
  • Official Registrations
  • Heraldic Description
  • University Motto
Honorary Degree Recipients
  • History of Honorary Degrees @ Queen's
  • Current Recipients
  • Selection and Nomination Process
  About Grant Hall
  • About the Facility
The Academic Hood
  • History of Academic Hoods
  • Hoods by Degree
  About George Grant
  • Biography of Queen's 'Transformational' Principal