Cap Love Tuesdays

Every Tuesday, between January 2018 and June 2019, friends, employees and students of the University are encouraged to wear their favorite CapU branded item(s) as they celebrate 50 amazing years of pride.

The Cap Love Tuesdays apparel collection is available for purchase online and in the Capilano University Bookstore, located at the University’s North Vancouver campus. Five percent from each Cap Love Tuesdays item sold will be donated to the CapU Student Bursary.

Show your CapU pride and support students.

Cap Love Tuesdays Shop

Get your Cap Love Tuesdays gear in our online shop.

Calendar of Events

Fabulous 50 Birthday Bash

When: September 10, 2018, noon to 1:30 p.m.
Where: CapU North Vancouver Campus, cafeteria
Who: Current students and employees

We opened our doors for the first time on September 10, 1968, and we celebrated our official 50th anniversary with a big birthday party, live music and cake.


When: September 22, 2018, 2 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Where: CapU North Vancouver Campus
Who: Everyone’s invited!

We made history with CapFest — CapU’s biggest party ever. This signature event was designed for everyone.

Alumni Awards of Excellence

When: October 18, 2018
Where: The Pipe Shop – North Vancouver
Who: For everyone!

The Capilano University Alumni Association (CUAA) cohosted an outstanding evening of past and present alumni award recipients. The 2018 celebration also marked CUAA’s 10th anniversary, and featured a commemorative series of five special alumni awards at the special gala.


When: January 11, 2019, 6 p.m.
Where: CapU Centre of Sports & Wellness
Who: Current students and their guests

Celebrating the experience of our current students, CapRocks will kick off the second half of our anniversary year with a huge party!

Chancellor’s Circle Dinner

When: January 17, 2019
Where: The Polygon Gallery
Who: Donors who have contributed $25,000 or more to Capilano University

Our annual invitation only event will take on a special 50th anniversary flair in 2019, when we celebrate the legacy of our donors over the decades.

Employee Recognition Awards

When: April 2019
Who: Award recipients and their guests

CapU’s has had some amazing employees over the past 50 years. We will celebrate them and their accomplishments over a spectacular dinner program.

Convocation 2019

When: June 3rd & 4th, 2019
Where: CapU Sportsplex
Who: 2019 grad class and guests, 1969-70 grad class and guests

Convocation is the most important annual event for any university. And in 2019, we have a special commemoration planned. We will invite the very first graduates of Capilano to join our class of 2019 for the ceremony.