How do I know if I am eligible to participate in the ceremony?
Where can I apply for graduation?
When is the 2015 Commencement Ceremony?
- You must have graduated in Fall 2014, or be within 12 credit hours of completing in Spring 2015 or Summer 2015.
- You must complete an Application for Graduation and submit it to the Admissions Office (A169) by Friday, March 20, 2015.
What time is the commencement ceremony and how long does it last?
Sunday, May 17th, 2015 at 3:00pm
Where is the ceremony held?
The ceremony begins at 3:00 p.m. and lasts approximately 2-3 hours; however, check-in time is 1:30 p.m. for graduates.
When will I receive detailed information regarding the ceremony?
Kay Bailey Hutchinson Convention Center Arena
650 South Griffin Street
Dallas, TX 75202
Who will receive a Commencement Participation Form?
After you submit a Commencement Participation Form.
Will there be a rehearsal?
Students who have submitted a graduation application and are eligible to participate in the ceremony will receive a Commencement Participation Form by e-mail.
Where can I purchase my cap and gown?
No, graduates will receive all the necessary information during the check-in process at the ceremony.
Do my guests need tickets to attend the ceremony?
The cap and gown will be sold at the El Centro College bookstore starting Monday, April 6, 2015.
What if I have not submitted my paperwork by the deadline?
You will not be eligible to participate in the Commencement Ceremony.