Friends and family are welcome to photograph graduates during the convocation ceremony.

For information regarding your pre-ceremony portraits and class composites, please contact your registrar.

GradImages Canada is the official photographer at the convocation ceremonies. GradImages will send a free proof* to review with the option of purchasing. Please note there is no sitting fee for this service. Graduates who attended ceremonies can access their formal portrait photos by going to

GradImages has a large team of customer care representatives ready to help graduates and family members with anything they may need.  Customer Service can be reached at (800) 372-3686 or  

*A proof is a print of a photo, usually clearly marked with the name of the photographer or studio. Its purpose is to show you the photograph. They can also be bought, or you can order prints in other sizes. Please note that the words proof and sample are used interchangeably for the purposes of this site and the ceremony RSVP form.

Diploma frames are available from the University of Toronto Bookstore with year-round complimentary framing services.

The University of Toronto respects your privacy. Convocation ceremonies and related events are public and recorded in various ways including webcast, video and photography. These images and recordings may be used for official purposes, such as promoting the University of Toronto. If you have any questions about privacy, please contact us through our web form and select Convocation Photography & Privacy as the request type.