Faculty Information

Faculty Information

Please note, the registration system for Fall 2015 Convocation is currently open. 

How do I sign up to march?

  1. Login to the portal at my.brocku.ca
  2. Open BrockDB
  3. Click on Employee Access
  4. Click on ConvocationRegn
  5. Fill out the subsequent form in entirety. If you encounter any registration problems, we are happy to assist. Please email convocation@brocku.ca if you require additional information.

How do I know which ceremony to attend?
Convocation ceremonies are organized by faculty. To determine which event to sign up for, refer to the convocation schedule found at www.brocku.ca/registrar/grad/schedule

Where is the ceremony?
The ceremonies are held in the Ian Beddis gymnasium, Walker Complex.
When should I arrive?
30 minutes prior to the ceremony.
Where do I go to be robed?
Dance Studio (beside the Welcome Desk), Walker Complex.
Can I borrow regalia?
Brock gowns and hoods are available for loan and should be returned immediately following the ceremony.

Can I purchase my own gown or hood?
Regalia may be purchased from Imperial Robes, 225 Richmond Street West, Toronto M5V1W2. Call toll free 1 877 897 6237 or email info@imperialrobes.com
I am a bedel at Convocation. How will I know what my role and duties will be?
A rehearsal will be scheduled to review your role in the ceremony. There, you will receive a copy of Order and Form (stage script) and a copy of the Convocation program. Staff will also be present to assist with the art of "hooding". If you have a speaking role, you may also try out the microphone. If you are unable to attend, please contact convocation@brocku.ca as soon as possible so that an alternate arrangement can be made. 


Brock bedels
Brock Faculty are Invited and encouraged to march in the Procession or serve as a Bedel

Bedels are an important part of the Convocation ceremony. If you would like to serve as a bedel, please contact the Dean of your Faculty to volunteer.