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2018 Convocation

2018 Convocation - Video

If you were unable to attend the Convocation in Slave Lake on Friday June 1, 2018, no need to worry! You can download a video of the event by clicking the link here: 



Congratulations on your successful achievement! We wish to recognize your achievement by inviting you and your family to attend the 2018 Northern Lakes College Convocation in Slave Lake on June 1, 2018. This is a wonderful event where we gather to celebrate accomplishments, share our stories and to simply enjoy the moment with good friends and family.



Friday, June 1, 2018
Rehearsal to start at 12:00 PM (Mandatory for all Graduates)
Ceremony to start at 01:00 pm


Multi-Rec Centre (MRC)
305 6 Avenue SW
Slave Lake, AB


The luncheon will be served at 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM at the Multi Recreation Centre.

Gown Information:

Gowns and caps will be made available at the venue and can be picked up before the ceremony. Gowns must be returned at the venue. Gown pickup will start at 9:00 AM on June 1 at the Multi Recreation Centre.


Professional photos will be taken of each student during the ceremony as they walk the stage to receive acknowledgement of their achievement. These photos will be made available to everyone via jAlbum on NLC’s website by June 15, 2018. The link to the album will be shared on the College’s website as well as our Facebook page. Students will be required to sign a photo release form prior to the ceremony. Special arrangements can be made with students who do not want their photo shared on social media.
There will be other photo opportunities set up around the venue to take pictures with friends and family.
Professional portraits are available on June 1 from 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM.

There is a sitting cost of $25.00 (cash) – Please see “Portrait Information” on NLC’s website under Current Students/2018 Convocation

Who may participate in Convocation:

If you have successfully completed your program you may attend as a graduand. Please talk with your program adviser or campus instructor to confirm your completion status.


Please RSVP by email to or by fax to 780-751-3376 with the filled out RSVP form by May 18, 2018.

If you are unable to RSVP by this deadline, please contact the Registrar’s Office at 1-866-652-3456.

Printable Forms





We recommend that you come early to have enough time to pick up your gown, take photos and participate in the rehearsal.


Perry Thorbourne
Northern Lakes College