Where: Bingemans Conference Centre

Address:  425 Bingemans Centre Drive , Kitchener, ON    

Room:  Marshall Hall

Ceremony Time:  7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

Doors open:   6:30 p.m.

Grads Arrival Time:  6:00 p.m. (report to gowning room)

Your Eastwood Collegiate Commencement Ceremony will take place on Thursday, June 20th at 7 pm at Bingeman’s Conference Centre.

Important Ceremony Information

  • Graduates should arrive one (1) hour before the scheduled ceremony time and report to the Heritage Room to pick up their gown.
  • The ceremony will take place in the Marshall Hall
  • Entrance to the ceremony space for guests will be allowed 30 minutes before the ceremony.
  • All guests are required to present their tickets for entry to the ceremony.  Tickets have been distributed to students, if your student did not pick them up please pick up your tickets at the reception table.
  •  Children 5 and under will not require a ticket.
  • Additional tickets will be available for purchase at the door at $10 each, we can only accept cash at the door.
  • There is no assigned seating, it is first come first served.
  • Do not sit in the reserved seating area (it will be clearly marked) .
  • There is free parking surrounding the Marshall Hall at no charge. Please comply with traffic coordinators.
  • Souvenirs purchases made online can be picked at this time in the foyer of the Marshall Hall
  • Additional souvenirs and flowers will be available for purchase as well
  • The photo booth will be closed during the ceremony, there will be opportunities for photos before and after the ceremony.

 This is an important day for all involved, we encourage you to stay for the full ceremony to celebrate every graduate.

After the Ceremony

  •  Please return your gown and the white vee stole to the Heritage room after the commencement ceremony. (The cap is your keepsake)
  • June Graduates-your diploma will be available for pick up at the ECI Main Office during the week of July 8th.
  • February graduates (Semester 1)  can pick up their Diplomas at this time

Congratulations Class of  2024!!!!

Click here to purchase flowers/souvenirs for your graduate  (this will take you to a third party link, not affiliated with Eastwood)