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Guest Information

Convocation Ceremonies: Please refer to the Spring and Fall Convocation Ceremonies.

Location: Convocation ceremonies for all Seneca College programs are held at the Newnham Campus.

Number of Guests: Graduates are allowed a maximum of three guests. Guests under the age of 16 must be accompanied by an adult. Tickets for guests are not issued.

Seating: Seating is on a first-come, first-served basis, and guests with special needs will have priority seating. We suggest guests arrive one hour before the ceremony.

Food & Beverages: Food and beverages (other than water) are not permitted in the gymnasium.

Convocation Services: Flowers, frames, rings and Seneca memorabilia are available for purchase at the ceremony.

Special Needs: Newnham campus is wheelchair accessible. Guests with special needs will have priority seating. Our convocation staff will be available for assistance.

Web Streaming: The ceremony will be available via live webcast at


Inviting International Visitors

Citizens of certain countries require a Temporary Resident Visa to visit you for your convocation ceremony at Seneca College.

Important: Canadian immigration laws are always subject to change. Please refer to for the most up-to-date information.