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2017 Saddleback College Commencement Ceremony

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Saddleback College Gymnasium

28000 Marguerite Parkway

Mission Viejo, California 92692

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Graduation celebrates all the hard work, time and effort that each student invests in order to make it to this day! Join us in celebrating the class of 2017!


(FAQs) https://www.saddleback.edu/commencement/graduate-information


Seating and Tickets


Graduates will sit with the people they line up with (no assigned seating.). No tickets are necessary for entrance and seating is on a first come first serve basis for family and friends.

If you did not submit a degree petition, you can still participate and have your name called during the ceremony.

Registering allows us to know how many individuals to expect at the ceremony, but is not needed to attend.


Cap, Gown, Tassle, and Diplomas


Graduates and candidates will wear cardinal-colored caps and gowns, which are available for purchase at the Saddleback College bookstore.If you are not able to purcahse regalia due to financial constraints, but would still like to attend, please contact scstudentdevelopment@saddleback.edu.

During the commencement ceremony, you will be handed the cover for your diploma or certificate. Diplomas and certificates will be mailed during the month of October to all candidates who have completed their requirements. If you move, please update your address online through MySite to ensure that you receive your diploma.

Admissions & Records will distribute honors tassles at check-in to all eligible candidates who've petitioned to graduate on time.


Timeline


8:00 am - 8:45 am Graduate Check-in across from the gym at the baseball field.

  • Staff will help you with your cap and gown and will give you a name card. Please legibly write your mailing address on the reverse side of the card. The photographer will be using this information to send you proofs of your photos.
  • Light refreshments will be served for breakfast

9:00 am Processional begins.

  • The processional will be led by the faculty followed by the students and platform party. There will be marshals to assist with the student processional and lead graduates to their seats.
  • Stay standing until asked to be seated.


Special Accomodations


Students needing special accomodations will be seated in the first row. To arrange for special needs of yourself, family, and friends, please contact the Special Services Office at 949-582-4915 at least a week prior to the ceremony date as we need time to coordinate the accommodations.


Photos


A photo opportunity for students, guests, and participants will be held in the area adjacent to the Physical Education Complex (in between the pool area and the gymnasium) immediately following the ceremony. Professional photos will also be taken during the event for purchase after commencement.






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