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Ceremony 2016

Degree Application Deadline

If you want to have your name appear in the Commencement Program you must submit a Graduation Application NO LATER THAN FEBRUARY 29.

Eligibility for Ceremony

Students earning their degree and/or certificate of completion no later than the end of the current year's summer term and have received graduation results indicating they are ceremony eligible may participate.

Commencement Ceremony

Will be held on Saturday, June 11, 2016 on the Redwood Campus (Grants Pass) in the Marjorie Holzgang Concert Bowl.

The ceremony will begin precisely at 7:00 pm. Graduates should arrive at-5:30 pm to check-in for the line-up. Graduates will line-up in the order that they arrive. Additional details will be emailed to graduates in May.

Guest Seating

The concert bowl is steeply sloped and grassy. Guest Chair seating is limited; for best seating, guests should arrive early. For a cooler option and/or for guests that need special accommodations the ceremony will be broadcast live inside the Rogue Auditorium. Family and friends, who are unable to attend, may watch the ceremony via a streaming video on their personal computer. For additional information visit Family/Guests.

Purchasing Cap/Gown/Tassels

February 15 through the Bookstore. Order by April 15 to avoid paying a shipping fee.

Purchasing Announcements

April 18 you may purchase announcements, during normal business hours at the following locations:
(Medford Campus), RVC Bookstore
(Grants Pass Campus), RWC Bookstore
(White City Campus), TRC Rogue Central

Purchasing Honor Cords

Starting April 18, if your RCC cumulative GPA is 3.5 or higher at the end of Winter 2016, you may purchase an Honor Cord at the following locations:
(Medford Campus), RVC Bookstore
(Grants Pass Campus), RWC Bookstore
(White City Campus), TRC Rogue Central
At the end of Winter 2016 quarter follow this link to check your cumulative GPA. Honor cords must be purchased no later than 4:00 pm Friday, June 10.

Ordering PTK stole and tassel

Phi Theta Kappa graduates may order PTK stoles and tassels from this link Phi Theta Kappa Recognitions Online. The deadline for ordering PTK stole and tassel is May 27.

Have Questions?

Check out the FAQ's for Commencement