The Office of Student Affairs is in charge of staging the college's annual commencement ceremony, which is traditionally held on the last Thursday or Friday of May. Graduates from the Summer 2017, Fall 2017, and Spring 2018 will be eligible to attend the ceremony. Approximately 250-275 graduates participate in the commencement ceremony each year.
All candidates for graduation must file a petition in the Admissions and Records Office by the ninth week of the semester they wish to graduate. During the summer, students must file during the fifth week if they want to graduate in the summer semester. The specific dates are listed in the course schedule. Please refer to the Petitioning for Graduation website for more details.
The 75th Annual Commencement will be held on:
Thursday, May 24, 2018
(*NOTE: THE DATE HAS CHANGED*)
at 6:00 PM
on the Green 2018
(the green lawn in front of the 2000 Life Science Building)
For questions regarding the general commencement ceremony, please call the Office of Student Affairs at (707) 256-7362 or stop by Rm 1330 in the 1300 Building.