Graduation, Commencement, and Diplomas

Learn how to apply for graduation and find ceremony details and more.

Commencement 2021

Centralia College hosted a modified in-person commencement ceremony on June 18. Students who participate in the ceremony will be receiving a coupon code for one free print from Giske Image Design. More details will be posted as they become available.

Downloadable Celebration Materials

2021 commencement program

2021 Commencement Program (pdf)

2021 graduation flyer

Printable Celebration Flyer (pdf)

2021 graduation social media banner

Social Media Banner (png)

2021 graduate social media profile image

Social Media Profile Image (png)

General Graduation Information

In order for your degree to be awarded and to be eligible to participate in the Commencement Ceremony, you must apply for graduation. The Application for Graduation will determine if you are eligible to obtain your certificate or diploma and to participate in Commencement. There is no fee to apply for graduation or to participate in Commencement

  1. Complete the Application for Degree/Certificate (pdf).
  2. Submit it to Enrollment Services by emailing it to by the deadline below.
Quarter You Plan to Finish All Required Courses Apply for Graduation by This Date
Summer April 15
Fall July 15
Winter Sept. 15
Spring Nov. 15

Once Enrollment Services receives the application, an Academic Advisement Report (AAR) will determine your graduation progress. If your application is received by the deadline, your AAR will be sent to you prior to Advising Day of your last quarter. We will email the AAR to your preferred email listed in ctcLink. 

Commencement information for 2022 will be posted as soon as it's available.

Commencement Disclaimer: Participation in the ceremony is optional and is not an official verification of graduation requirements. Grades have not been posted at the time of the ceremony and some students may have remaining class requirements.

Centralia College will mail diplomas approximately 60 days after the end of the quarter in which the requirements for the program has been completed and verified. Diplomas will be mailed to the address on the student’s record.


Enrollment Services
TransAlta Commons, Second Floor