How do I know if I am eligible to participate in the ceremony?
Where can I apply for graduation?
When is the 2014 Commencement Ceremony?
- You must have graduated in Fall 2013, or be within 12 credit hours of completing in Spring 2014 or Summer 2014.
- You must complete an Application for Graduation and submit it to the Admissions Office (A169) by Friday, March 21, 2014.
What time is the commencement ceremony and how long does it last?
Sunday, May 18, 2014 at 3:00 p.m.
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?
The ceremony will be held at Jessie Owens Complex - Ellis Davis Field House, 9191 South Polk Street, Dallas, 75232.
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 (214-698-0461) beginning Monday, April 7, 2014. The cost is $29.50 plus tax.
What if I have not submitted my paperwork by the deadline?
Tickets are not required for your guests.
You will not be eligible to participate in the 2014 Commencement Ceremony.