Commencement 2022

Information for Graduates

Updates about Commencement will be shared with graduates via email and the Commencement website. If you have questions, email commencement@cpp.edu.

commencement-ticket2.jpgPlan Ahead

  • All graduates who have RSVP-ed to participate in Commencement should have received a QR Code.
  • Save your QR Code to your phone or print it out. Your QR Code will be scanned at the student ticket entry through Building 9 (College of Engineering breezeway). It will be scanned again prior to crossing the stage.
  • Wear comfortable shoes. Flats, wedges and closed toe shoes are recommended for your safety.
  • All ceremonies will be 90 minutes.
  • Review the Event Map before arriving.
  • Review list of prohibited items.
  • Make sure your family and guests arrive an hour before the ceremony and park in the “F” Lots.

Upon Arrival

  • Park in the “F” Lots.
  • Go to the student ticket entry area through Building 9 (College of Engineering breezeway)
  • Proceed to security bag checks and have your QR Code ready to scan at ticket entry
  • Gates will open one hour prior to ceremony and will close 30 minutes after start of ceremony.

During the Ceremony

  • Event staff will guide graduates to stage.
  • Graduates will receive diploma cover.
  • Grad Images photographers will be on hand to take your photo.
  • Your name will be read as you cross the stage.
  • Event staff will guide you back to your seats.
  • Please remain in your seat until ceremony is over and be mindful of your fellow peers who are also graduating. 

Dates and Deadlines

May 20 2022

Commencement

8:00 a.m., College of Education and Integrative Studies
11:30 a.m, The Collins College of Hospitality Management
3:00 p.m., Don B. Huntley of Agriculture
6:30 p.m., College of Environmental Design

May 21 2022

Commencement

8:00 a.m., College of Business Administration #1
11:30 a.m., College of Business Administration #2
3:00 p.m., College of Letters, Arts, and Social Sciences #1
6:30 p.m., College of Letters, Arts, and Social Sciences #2

May 22 2022

Commencement

8:00 a.m., College of Engineering #1
11:30 a.m, College of Engineering #2
3:00 p.m., College of Science #1
6:30 p.m., College of Science #2