Graduation Petitions are due Friday April 15, 2016
Friday, May 27, 2016 at 6:00 p.m.
Bud and Jean Ottmar Memorial Gymnasium
Wheelchair accessible parking is available in parking lot G.
Graduates may pick up 4 tickets in the bookstore when they purchase their cap and gown. The tickets are free, but each guest will need one in order to attend the ceremony. Yes, children attending the ceremony will need a ticket in order to attend as well.
We regret that extra tickets are not available..
The ceremony will last approximately 2 hours. The gym is not air conditioned, so dress accordingly. Bottled water will be available for sale.
* * * We ask guest NOT to bring balloons to the ceremony
as they block the view of other audience members* * *
An area will be set up for graduates to take photos. Balloon bouquets, strollers, and animals are not permitted inside the gym. (Licensed Assistance Animals are an exception)
Please arrive early to find a seat!
The Associated Student Body will be hosting a reception immediately following the ceremony for graduates and their guests. The reception will be held in the Student Center.
Gavilan College is a smoke and tobacco-free campus. Smoking is only permitted within the designated areas in the parking lots.
Last Day to Purchase Caps and Gowns
Friday, May 27, is the last day to purchase caps and gowns at the bookstore.
But don't wait until the last minute!
Reminder: graduates must wear a cap and gown in order to participate.
From 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm, Visual Sports will be taking individual and buddy portraits at the gazebo by the student center.
Pictures will be up for 90 days starting Monday, May 30th .
Please check: www.visualsportsofcalifornia.com
Assembly Time and Location
Graduates will gather in the courtyard in front of the theater at 5:15 pm on graduation day. There, graduates will receive instructions before marching to the gym for the ceremony. Graduates, please be on time!