Celebrate the Class of 2024!

It's your time to shine.

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Congratulations to the Class of 2024!

We celebrate all you've accomplished as you turn the page on your next exciting chapter.

ECU invites the community to join us for a showcase of the hard work, dedication, creativity and innovation of this year's graduating students.

Graduating students, current and future students, alumni and donors, friends and family members are all welcome to experience events around this year's Convocation. We know you'll find something special to engage, challenge and inspire you.

Join us to celebrate and witness the brilliance of ECU's Class of 2024.

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Experience The Show

Immerse yourself in creativity.

Step into a world of creativity and inspiration at The Show, Emily Carr’s annual exhibition of our graduating students’ work. Explore 350+ works in art, media and design. Expect bold, innovative and stunning installations and works reflecting the diversity of perspectives of our graduates.

Congratulate our Honorary Award Recipients

Each year at convocation, we celebrate our Honorary Award winners for outstanding achievements in their field. These include the Emily Award for alumni and Honorary Degrees that recognize individuals for their significant creative and philanthropic contributions.

Emily Carr University of Art + Design is pleased to award 2024 Honorary Degrees to artist, performer, filmmaker and writer Carole Itter and experimental film artist, producer, director and curator Kirk Tougas, recognizing their spectacular achievements in the art world.


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This year's ceremony will take place at the UBC Chan Centre for the Performing Arts on Wednesday, May 8th, 2024. Attendance is by invitation only. Students and guests can find information here.

Missed the ceremony? We'll post a video here the following day.

Information for Graduating Students

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Congratulations to the class of 2024! Check out these resources to help you as you embark on the next chapter in your journey.