Lane Community College
50th annual Commencement Ceremony
Saturday, June 13, 2015-3:00 pm - Lane County Fairgrounds
See the Graduation Application page to apply for your diploma.
Keynote Speaker Contest!!!
Present the keynote speech for our 50th graduating class and receive a stipend of $100.00. Deadline to submit your speech is Wednesday, May 13th. Speeches will be presented to a panel of judges on Friday, May 15th from 3-5 pm. Contact Tina Lymath at 541-463-5336 or email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Here's how to participate in the Commencement Ceremony:
The Student Life and Leadership Development Department is responsible for coordinating the commencement ceremony for credit students and GED graduates.
During the commencement ceremony you will get your diploma cover only. Your actual diploma will be mailed to you once your degree requirements have been met and after grades are in. This process can take up to 12 weeks. You do not have to attend commencement to receive your degree or diploma cover. You can pick one up or have a cover and program mailed to you by emailing: email@example.com or calling (541) 463-5336.
Graduates please plan to arrive to the fairgrounds at 2:00 p.m. and commence to the performance hall area where you will receive your name and degree card at the Titan store table. The doors will open to guests at 2:30. You will have a chance to visit with your guest and take pictures. If you arrive after 2:30 seating will be limited and you will feel hurried.
*2:30 degree areas will be called and you will line up according to your program. Listen carefully to the instructions as things move quickly.
*3:00 you will march into the Exhibit Hall to be seated for the ceremony. The ceremony takes about an hour and a half. This is a formal event.
Yes you can sit with your friends even it if is not your own degree program.
Cap, gown, tassel and announcements
Grad fair at the Titan store- Wednesday, May 13, 2015 from 10:00 am to 3:30 pm
Available in the Titan Store:
- Commencement Ceremony merchandise - cap and gown information
- Veterans! - a red, white and blue cord honoring veterans is available to wear at graduation. Available at the Titan Store.
A card with your name and degree program(s) will be ready for you at the fairgrounds in the foyer. This will remain with you during the ceremony. You will hand it to the name reader when you cross the stage to get your degree cover.
Caps, gowns and tassels will be available at the fairgounds.
Lane Community College is not responsible for photography. Graduation Pictures from 2014 are available. Please contact the photographers at the following number if you have specific questions. (541) 344-1069
Accommodations and area information
- Area accommodations information for out-of-town guests
- Special rates for Motel 6 offered for college students and families: Go to www.motel6.com and choose the Glenwood property (close to campus). Motel 6 is located off Interstate 5 near the college's main campus. Telephone number: (541) 687-2395.
- Comfort Suites
For assistance to those with disabilities or who are in need of special accommodations (wheelchair access, walkers and other needs), please contact Tina Lymath at (541) 463-5336.