Faculty/School Receptions and Celebrations (by invitation only)

November 3 and November 4

Event Schedule

Commencement Ceremony (open to all)

Saturday, November 4th at the David Enarson Gymnasium, Trinity Western University, 7600 Glover Road, Langley B. C.  

Bachelor of Arts in Leadership Commencement Ceremony at 10:00 am.  Doors open at 9:15 am.  Open seating will be in effect for the ceremony; no tickets will be issued.

School of Graduate Studies Commencement Ceremony at 3:00 pm.  Doors open at 2:15 pm.  Open seating will be in effect for the ceremony; no tickets will be issued.


Commencement Invitations

Commemorative invitations for the Fall 2017 Commencement Ceremonies are available for download below. These invitations may be sent to family or friends digitally or printed out on high quality paper as souvenirs.


English  Mandarin


English   Mandarin


REGALIA PICK UP: Gowns/regalia will be available for pick up on Saturday, November 4th in Fraser Hall Lounge at the Gaspard tables. 

  • Bachelor of Arts in Leadership regalia pick up is at 8:30 am.  
  • School of Graduate Studies regalia pick up is at 1:30 pm.

Gowns are required for both Commencement Ceremonies.

REGALIA RETURN: Gowns/regalia need to be returned to the Gaspard tables in Fraser Hall Lounge after the ceremony. NOTE: Regalia that is not returned after the ceremony will be charged as a purchase by Gaspard, the regalia provider.

Graduates will keep caps and tassels.

COAT CHECK: Graduands are required to check their personal items with the Coat Check in Fraser Hall Lounge to be held during the commencement ceremony.  NOTE:  Coat Check is for graduands only.


The TWU Bookstore will be on site at the David Enarson Gymnasium foyer for the commencement ceremonies.  Flowers will be available for sale before each ceremony.  Degree frames and other TWU gifts will be on display and available for sale before and after the ceremony. 


The Artona Group Inc. are the official graduation photographers for Trinity Western University.

Artona's professional photographers will capture your commencement. Each student will be photographed twice during the ceremony, once on stage while your name is being announced and once after exiting the stage. Previews of these photographs with order information will be emailed, and mailed to each student's home address, within one week. Photos can be viewed and ordered online at

Questions: Contact or 604-872-7272 ext. 0

Translation Services

The use of headsets for translation into Mandarin of the 2017 Fall Commencement ceremonies will be available on a first-come, first-serve basis for Graduand family members who do not understand  English. We look forward to celebrating this significant achievement with you.

Alumni Association

The TWU Alumni Association is excited to get to know you and welcome you into the community. We have an awesome gift for you at graduation which is our small way of saying "Welcome to the Alumni community". To learn more about the TWU Alumni Association and the exciting new programs, events and benefits they provide for the community, check out the Alumni Association website here.