Students who have successfully completed, or are currently enroled
in the necessary courses to complete graduation requirements, as
stipulated in PROGRAM section the Calendar, are eligible to participate
in Convocation Ceremonies.
in the final courses required to complete an LCC credential (including
the final period of an apprenticeship program) are eligible to Convocate.
is traditionally an exciting event for any post-secondary institution.
Faculty, staff, administration and students have the opportunity
to parade in regalia signifying completion of education. All eligible
students are encouraged to attend the LCC Convocation ceremonies
held at the conclusion of the Winter term, normally held the last
Friday in April.
To qualify for graduation from a program, students must be admitted
to the program and meet the graduation requirements stipulated under
the section "Graduation Requirements" in the college calendar
governing the academic year of their last admission to the program.
achieve a cumulative program GPA of at least 1.50 in order to graduate.
Students achieving a cumulative program GPA of at least 3.50 and
having no grade less than a "C' will have the word 'HONOURS'
affixed to their parchment.
A minimum 25%
of the total credits required for a LCC credential must be completed
through enrolment in LCC credit courses. Credits earned through
Prior Learning, Advanced Standing, Student Government, Athletics
Participation, and Advance Credit awarded for work completed at
another post-secondary institution are not considered as part of
the 25% minimum requirement.
be withheld from graduates placed on Financial Hold for outstanding
debts at LCC.