Frequently Asked Questions
Individuals who successfully passed the 2022 September Common Final Exam (CFE) offering are eligible to register for the May 2023 Convocation:
There is no charge for attending the ceremony.
Certificates are mailed once you have completed the CPA Program.
No, certificates are not handed out at the ceremony.
Caps and gowns will not be provided. We recommend business or cocktail attire, or we invite you to wear your cultural dress to celebrate your heritage.
No, the event will only be in person.
No, there will not be a dinner or dance; however, there will be a complimentary light reception following each ceremony.
No, unfortunately we are unable to accommodate introductions from CPA family members this year. A professional emcee will introduce all CFE passers. We appreciate your understanding.
At this time, each CFE passer is allowed six guests maximum for the ceremony. Additional guests will be confirmed if space allows closer to the event date. This will be confirmed two weeks prior to the ceremony.
The event will include remarks from our special guests and the class valedictorian. All CFE passers will be introduced by their first and last name as they walk across the stage in celebration of their achievements.
We will have a professional photographer on-site and photos will be released afterwards. There will also be a number of photo props, including CPA banners, signs, décor, etc., around the venue to use in your photos before and after the event.