Cap and Gown Information:
All participants are required to wear the traditional black gown, mortarboard and tassel provided by the college. (A student earning an AA or AS degree with a minimum 3.4 GPA at the end of fall will receive a yellow honor cord at the cap/gown pickup. This is not applicable for certificates.)
Dates for Pickup: (Caps and gowns are NOT available for pick up on Commencement day.)
- Thursday, May 6, 2021 from 9am – 7:00pm
- Friday, May 7, 2021 from 9am – 7:00pm
Location: Room S518 - Located in the Prism Lounge Area of the Joseph Cistulli Student Center
Please note: You may designate a person to pick-up and sign for your cap and gown. Please provide them with your student ID#.
Facilities will be available in Technology Hall to robe when you arrive at 2pm.
If there are any problems with your graduation attire, please contact Alberta Thompson at 203-575-8229, Room S514 immediately. Do not wait until the day of the ceremony.
PTK and/or ABG info: Members of PTK and/or ABG who wish to purchase additional regalia specific to their honor society should contact their advisor below as soon as possible to place your order. These items are available only thru Professors Bage or Harding.
Diplomas: You will receive a diploma cover as you cross the stage during the ceremony. Your actual diploma will be mailed to you within six to eight weeks. Please contact the Registrar’s Office with any questions at 203-596-2177.
Pictures: Photographs will be taken by Grad Images, a professional photographer during Commencement. They will contact you directly regarding purchasing your photos. Please do not contact the college, they will not have the information.
NOT PERMITTED INSIDE THE MAINSTAGE THEATER:
- alcoholic beverages
- smoking of any kind (including electronic cigarettes)
- confetti and glitter
Unacceptable behavior will not be tolerated and may result in removal from the ceremony.