Visit to the Royal Military College of Canada in Kingston

May 16 and 17, 2024

The Governor General participated in the graduation activities of the Royal Military College of Canada (RMC) in Kingston, Ontario, including the convocation ceremony and the commissioning parade. She also received a Doctor of Laws honoris causa from RMC.

During her visit, she met with students in the Indigenous Leadership Opportunity Year (ILOY) program, a year-long educational and leadership experience at RMC.

As commander-in-chief, the Governor General holds an important role in recognizing the Canadian military’s essential contributions to our country, and in honouring the accomplishments of Canadian Armed Forces members.