Class of 2020 Virtual Celebration [Fall 2020]

Thunderbirds and the entire AU community looks forward to celebrating with you! 

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November 7, 2020

1:00pm – 2:00pm

Algoma University will be hosting a Virtual Celebration for our Fall 2020 graduates on Saturday, November 7 beginning at 1:00 pm via Zoom Webinar. Graduation is a very important milestone for students and in light of our current challenges, we are hosting the virtual event to acknowledge the culmination of effort as students have successfully completed their respective degrees and certificates.

While plans are currently underway, the event will include addresses from our President and Vice-Chancellor and our Chancellor as well as other notables. The celebration will include student and faculty participation

designed to share their memories and lasting connections as we highlight student success.

Participant registration will be limited to Algoma U’s Fall 2020 graduates, faculty, staff and administration. Once you register, full instructions will be emailed to you.

All others who are interested in viewing the webinar may do so via the live stream on our Facebook page (no account necessary).

Distinction at Graduation

Students graduating with an overall average of 80 per cent or higher on all courses completed at Algoma University and required for the degree, will be granted their degree cum laude (The overall average must be calculated on a minimum of 60 credits completed at Algoma University presented for the degree). Students admitted to Algoma University having a Community College Diploma with an A average, and who maintains an A in his/her studies at Algoma U, will be granted their degree cum laude.

How To Apply To Graduate

During their final year, all students wishing to graduate must file an application for graduation. Forms may be submitted online or obtained from the Office of the Registrar on or before the published deadline for receipt of fall or spring graduation applications.  Applications received after the deadline may be applied to the subsequent graduation date. Every graduating student is encouraged to attend this important event to receive his/her degree. Students unable to attend should request that their degree be conferred in absentia.

To apply for graduation, please fill out the application form below.

For more information, please contact the Office of the Registrar at Algoma University at

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