For graduates’ friends and family who cannot attend the commencement ceremony,
both programs will be streamed LIVE
Friday, December 9, 2016
9:30 a.m. Credentials within the divisions of
Graduates should arrive by 8:30 a.m.
2:00 p.m. Credentials within all other academic divisions
Graduates should arrive by 1:00 p.m.
Graduation will be held at the Health and Physical Education Complex.
All candidates for graduation must complete the following to become an official candidate for graduation from BPCC:
NOTE: An application for graduation must be verified by appropriate college personnel prior to the student’s designation as an official candidate for graduation.
A candidate for graduation will not receive a degree until the above conditions are satisfied.
Graduating students will take their finals November 28-December 1, 2016. Students with more than two finals in one day may request that an instructor allow them to take the final at another time. Students (including candidates for graduation) are not exempt from final examinations. All grades are due to the Registrar no later than noon on Friday, December 2, 2016.
BPCC conducts three graduation ceremonies each year - in July, December, and May. Information on BPCC transcripts is the official certification that students have been awarded academic certificates and degrees from the institution (not diplomas or certificates).
If you have any questions about your graduation status, you may contact the Office of Academic Planning at 318-678-6335, 318-678-6244, or 318-678-6049 or the Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs at 318-678-6348 or stop by A-217 between 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m., Monday-Friday.
In the BPCC Bookstore,caps and gowns for graduation are available, and announcements may be ordered.