Please note, this event is by invitation only.


79th Convocation - Class of 2024

Roy Thomson Hall
60 Simcoe St (near King St & University Ave)
Toronto, ON M5J 2H5

June 21, 2024 at 11:00 am – 1:00 pm (guest entry 10:30 – 10:55 am)

immediately followed by an optional reception (appetizers and refreshments) to finish by 2:30 p.m.

Class of 2024 Valedictorian


Duncan Chisholm, BSc (Hons)

79th Convocation Speaker


Dr. Christine Bradaric-Baus, BSc, PhD

commencement gifts

Gift Suggestions

The CMCC Supply Centre

The CMCC Supply Centre offers students a great selection of giftware that they can purchase online at the CMCC Supply Centre website. Please click the link below to see which items you would like to purchase to commemorate your hard work at CMCC.

CMCC Grad Gifts

commencement gifts

The Commencement Group

Pre-order flowers for your graduate for pickup at Convocation prior to the ceremony. Limited quantities will be available for purchase.

Snaptique photo booth will be at this year's Convocation to capture the moments with family, friends and classmates throughout the event.


Roy Thomson Hall Garage

The underground garage at Roy Thomson Hall is convenient, clean, brightly lit and well signed. There are two levels with combined capacity for 377 cars. Parking is available on a first-come, first-served basis. The garage entrance is on Wellington Street, west of Simcoe Street.

Hours: 24 hours. The garage is closed holidays.

  • Underground lot rates:
    • Half hour or less – $4.00
    • Early Bird rate (Monday to Friday in before 9am out by 7pm) – $17.00
    • Day-time Maximum (Monday to Friday 9am – 7pm) – $18.00
    • Weekday Evening (after 4pm) & Weekend Flat rate $16.00

NOTE: Parking lot rates subject to change.

Accessible Parking

Accessible parking spots are available in the underground lot on the upper level. These spots are located nearest to the elevators. The elevator will take accessible patrons to the box office level where they may enter the venue.

Other Nearby Parking Lots

Public Transportation


Roy Thomson Hall is located just next to St. Andrew subway station on the University Line.


The King streetcar (Route 504) stops at the corner of King Street & Simcoe Street.

GO Transit or Via Rail

Roy Thomson Hall is a short walk (5-6 blocks) north and west of Union Station. It can also be reached by subway (one stop from Union Station to St. Andrew).

Hotels and Restaurants

For hotels and restaurants, when viewing Google Maps for Roy Thomson Hall, select the 'Nearby' feature listed on the maps page to find options, then choose your preference.

Our highest priority is the health and safety of our graduates and guests. As such, if you are feeling unwell or exhibiting any symptoms such as a cold, cough, fever, etc., we kindly ask that you not attend.