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Whether you’re a new grad or a long-time alumnus or alumna, we’re here to help you make the most of life after your degree.

Saint Paul Alumni are making waves! 

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The perks of being a SPU graduate

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Perks and benefits

Your degree, your association.

Once you graduate from Saint Paul University, you become a lifetime member of the SPU Alumni Association as soon as you walk across the stage on convocation day (even virtually!). The association is your ongoing link to Saint Paul University, and works towards securing alumni perks and enhancing the student experience.

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Alumni Association of Saint Paul University (AASPU)

As a Saint Paul University alumnus, you are entitled to many benefits and services available exclusively to members of the SPU alumni community.

Saint Paul University is dedicated to supporting you throughout your journey as an alumnus, which means you have full access to the services you need, whenever you need them. This is an exciting time for you as a new member, and we look forward to seeing you get involved in all that SPU has to offer after graduation.

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Photograd is the official supplier of graduation photos for SPU.

Each student, wearing their gown and holding their diploma, will be photographed in front of the official SPU backdrop at the entrance to the De Mazenod Chapel. A second photo will be taken as they are presented with their diploma at the front of the chapel.

Afterwards, all photos will be available online for purchase at 24h after the ceremony. You will need your student number to purchase your photos online.


It is now possible to purchase your frame online.

You may choose to purchase online and pick up your frame at the University at any time at the Alumni and Development Office in G-167.

On site purchase will also be available at your Convocation on Friday, June 14, 2024 at the Cafeteria, between 9:30 a.m. and 4:00 p.m.

Please note that delivery is not available at this time.

It is strongly recommended that you contact us in advance before coming to our office to pick up your frame at the University in Room G-167.

For more information, please contact the Office of Alumni and Development at 613-236-1393 ext. 2009 or

Celebrate and commemorate your achievement with an official Saint Paul University crested diploma frame! Choose from 5 different options.

  • All frames and mats are handmade with the finest materials
  • Our metal frame is manufactured from the highest-quality aluminum alloy for maximum rigidity, and anodizing gives a long-lasting finish
  • All of our wood products are constructed from solid wood mouldings and feature the unique Quick Load system
  • Our mats are cut from the finest acid-free mat board.

Please contact the Alumni and Development Office at 613-236-1393, ext.2009, or for more information.

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