More than 900 students will graduate from StFX Sunday.
University officials will present degrees to students in arts, business, education and science during ceremonies at the Keating Centre.
Teresa MacNeil, a community development leader from Johnstown, Richmond Co., will receive an honorary degree during morning convocation at 9 a.m.
MacNeil had a 37-year career at StFX.
Lino A. Saputo Jr., a businessman and philanthropist, will get an honorary degree during afternoon convocation at 3 p.m.
Saputo and his wife Amelia donated $10 million to university officials to revitalize the Oland Centre in April.