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2017 Commencement Ceremony


Date:  April 28, 2017

Time:  7:00 p.m.

Place: Monroe County Community College,
           Gerald Welch Health Education Building Auditorium,
           1555 South Raisinville Road, Monroe, MI 


Important Information about Graduation

Students completing requirements for degrees during the Fall 2016, Winter, Spring or Summer 2017 are eligible and encouraged to participate in the 2017 Commencement Ceremony in April.   Participation is not mandatory.  

Cap, Gown and Tassel

Cap and Gown Pickup will be on March 20 at the Bookstore in the Administration Building (Building A) from 10 a.m. - 6 p.m. You will pay for and pick up your cap, gown, tassel and tickets on this day. 

The fee for the cap, gown and tassel is $30.  Additional tassels may be purchased for $5.  If your cumulative GPA is 3.500 or higher after the Fall 2016 semester, the college will provide you with an honor cord to signify graduation with honors.  Please come prepared to pay on March 20 by cash, check, money order, VISA, Discover Card or MasterCard.   Photo ID required.

Commencement is on April 28, 2017 and will be held on main campus in the Gerald Welch Health Education Building.  The Commencement Ceremony will begin at 7 p.m.
Guest Admission Tickets

Tickets for admission will be required for all guests.  You will receive your admission tickets when you pick up your cap and gown.  Due to limited seating, extra tickets will not be available.  If you have tickets you are not going to use, please give them to a fellow graduate.