Picture of City Graduate

Graduation Information:

Date: Friday; May 24th, 2019

Time: Ceremony begins at 5:00pm

Graduates start to arrive at 2:30pm to check-in and line-up.

Location: San Diego Convention Center, Ballroom 6A

111 W Harbor Drive

San Diego, CA 92101


Attention all graduating Active Duty and Veterans:

Pick up your free honor rope prior to City College 2019 Commencement. Room A-241.

Vet Honor Rope


Important Cap & Gown Information:

Students MUST wear cap and gown to participate in Graduation Ceremony. 

Students can only purchase cap and gowns from MS Bookstore starting May 1st - May 24th.

MS Bookstore will close at 12:00pm (noon) on May 24th, 2019. Cap and gowns will not be available for purchase at the venue.


Important Parking Information:

Guests and graduates may access parking at ACE parking in the Convention Center, the cost will be $15 per vehicle. Please plan ahead - the parking lot may fill early. Please plan to walk some distance if the lot is full or plan to take public transportation.

Guests and graduates may park at City Campus parking lots and utilize public transportation. The trolley stop is located at Convention Center, to find out more about costs, please visit https://www.sdmts.com/fares-passes


Important Guest Seating Information:

Please be aware that guest seating is first come, first serve. If main ballroom is at full capacity, additional guests will be moved to an overflow room to view the commencement via livestream on a screen.


Rehearsal Information:

Date: Wednesday; May 22nd, 2019

Time: Graduates to arrive at 3:00pm

Location: Harry West Gymnasium, San Diego City College on Park Blvd. (across from San Diego High School)

Important: No hard shoes. Must wear tennis shoes or rubber flip-flops.

 

ATTENTION: SPRING & SUMMER 2019 GRADUATES

PETITION FOR GRADUATION DEADLINES

Students must meet with a college counselor and have an official education plan on file prior to submitting a Petition for Graduation.

ASSOCIATE DEGREE FOR TRANSFER (ADT) DEADLINE
FEBRUARY 14, 2019

Deadline to file a Petition for Graduation for students completing an Associate Degree for Transfer and transferring to a CSU in Fall 2019.

COMMENCEMENT PROGRAM DEADLINE
MARCH 22, 2019

Deadline to file a Petition for Graduation and ensure that your name appears in the official commencement program.

SPRING 2019 GRADUATION DEADLINE
APRIL 30, 2019

Deadline to file a Petition for Graduation for students completing an associate degree in Spring 2019.

SUMMER 2019 GRADUATION DEADLINE
JULY 31, 2019

Deadline to file a Petition for Graduation for students completing an associate degree in Summer 2019.

Submit a Petition for Graduation at:

https://studentweb.sdccd.edu/e-grades/
Students must complete a minimum of 12 degree applicable units at the college granting the associate degree.

For more information contact the Counseling Office or go to http://studentweb.sdccd.edu/evaluations and click on the graduation link.