Graduation Photography

Convocation Procession

If you would like to borrow regalia from the University for photos, please e-mail

Your graduation portraits might just be the most important photos you’ll ever take. That’s why you need someone behind the camera who knows how to tap into what makes you unique and capture that spark in every image. Celebrate your achievement and book your session today!

Upcoming Sessions

Our official graduation photographer LifeTouch will be on campus throughout the 2021/2022 academic year to capture your graduation milestone. Remaining dates for 2022 sessions will take place:

  • Convocation June 14 - 17, 2022 - sessions will be hosted at the R.J. Surtees Athletic Centre on a drop-in basis and do not require a booking appointment. You will have a 10 minute session. The sitting fee is $10 and four photos will be taken. Proofs will be emailed to you within 2 to 3 weeks. 

Frequently Asked Questions

What should I wear?

For formal graduation portraits, a white collared shirt (and tie) is recommended. A gown and hood will be provided. For casual portraits, we encourage you to bring a change of clothes, props and accessories to reflect your personality and interests. Pets are not permitted due to allergies of students and the photography team.

What Covid safety protocols are in place?

As per our COVID-19 Vaccination Policy, effective October 30, all individuals attending campus (including students, employees, contractors, volunteers and visitors) will be required to provide proof of vaccination by uploading their vaccination receipts using the Nipissing Safe App.

Please present this information to the check in desk at the Nipissing Main Foyer when you arrive for your portrait session. If you have questions or concerns, please email

If you would like more information on what LifeTouch is doing to ensure your safety during your portrait session, please visit their webpage here.

How long is my session?

The average grad session lasts between 20 and 30 minutes. Please arrive at least 5-10 minutes before your scheduled time.

How much does it cost?

The session sitting fee is $30. Please see the options listed on the appointment booking page. We accept cash, debit and credit payable when you check in for your session. Photo packages are available for an additional cost through LifeTouch.

When do I receive my photos?

Immediately after your photo session you will have the opportunity to review your photos with the photographer and select your proofs. Within a few business days, you will be emailed a link to the digital proofs. Physical proofs will be mailed out 2-3 weeks after your session.

How do I reschedule my appointment?

If you need to make changes to a booking please call our LifeTouch representatives at 1-888-297-6905.


For questions about packages or portraits, please call LifeTouch at 1-866-457-8212.

For any other inquiries not answered in the above FAQ, please email