SCC will conclude our spring activities with Commencement on Saturday, June 21, 2014, at 5 pm at the Spokane Veterans Memorial Arena.
The 5 pm program will mark the first time in several years that all of the College’s academic divisions will be included in the same ceremony. This larger single ceremony, follows the Adult Education celebration at 2 pm,
Students completing a program as of Fall 2013, Winter 2014, Spring 2014 and/or Summer 2014 are eligible to participate in the June 2014 Commencement.
5 easy steps to graduation …
1. PETITION TO GRADUATE
Students must have completed a Graduation Petition Form to be eligible to participate in the commencement ceremony. Petitions are available at http://sites.scc.spokane.edu/surveys/GraduatePetition/
2. PICK UP CAP and GOWN
Caps and gowns will be distributed to STUDENTS in the Lair Student Center on the SCC campus, 8 am – 3 pm, beginning June 3.
Students who are unavailable at these times should make arrangements for someone else to pick up their cap and gown. Any student that has not picked up a cap & gown or has not made arrangements will not be able to participate in the ceremony.
Honor and military cords will also be distributed at this time. Students MUST have a 3.5 or above cumulative GPA as of Winter quarter to be eligible for an honor cord. Students who ‘anticipate’ becoming eligible after Spring quarter may come back in the summer to get their cord.
3. ATTEND CEREMONY
Graduates should arrive 1 hour prior to the ceremony for line up, wearing their cap and gown.
There is NO COST to petition, to obtain your cap and gown, or to participate in commencement. Admission to the ceremony is also free.
4. GET PICTURE TAKEN
Pictures will be taken by Leo’s photography as graduates receive their diploma covers. Order forms for these pictures will be available during the distribution of caps and gowns and after the ceremony at the Leo’s booth.
5. RECEIVE DIPLOMA/CERTIFICATE