Graduation 2021

Virtual Graduation 

Given the continued occupancy limitations and health and safety measures due to this pandemic, Century College will be hosting a virtual graduation this year for graduates from Summer 2020, Fall 2020, and Spring 2021. The virtual graduation ceremony will be hosted on Friday, May 14that 7pm, 2021 on the Graduation 2021 webpage. Graduates, family members, and guests, as well as the Century College community of faculty, staff, and administrators, will all be invited to attend a virtual gathering where we can celebrate graduation together. The virtual graduation video will be posted online for graduates to view and share afterwards.

HOW TO PARTICIPATE IN VIRTUAL GRADUATION 

To commemorate this milestone, we will be compiling videos and pictures of you and your fellow graduates at a Virtual Graduation Ceremony.If you wish to participate in the Virtual Ceremony, please upload a photo or video of you celebrating your accomplishment in your OneDrive account to Kim Andreas. Please find instructions on how to upload your video here. The deadline for photos and videos is end of the day Friday, April 30th. 

CAPS AND GOWNS, HONORS REGALIA, ALUMNI GEAR 

Caps and Gowns, Diploma Covers, and Alumni Gear can be purchased at the Century College Bookstore online or in-person and honors cords and medallions for honor recipients are free and available for pickup at the Bookstore. Students with an overall GPA of 3.50 to 3.74 are eligible for honors cords and students with a GPA of 3.75 to 4.00 are eligible for high distinction medals. Diplomas and certificates are mailed to the address given on the graduation application form within 4-6 weeks after grades are posted.  

GRADUATE PHOTO OPPORTUNITIES ON CAMPUS 

If you would like to have a professional graduation photo taken, our Marketing Department will be on campus on the following days and times. Photos can be of you individually or with groups of family and friends. Please note that you do not need to purchase a cap and gown to have graduation photos taken, but if you would like to, they will be available for purchase from the bookstore. These photos can also be used in our virtual graduation. 

Tuesday, April 13 & Wednesday, April 14 

West Campus Main Entrance: Tuesday, April 13th from 12pm-2pm 

East Campus South Facing Library Entrance: Wednesday, April 14th from 12pm-2pm 

 Tuesday, April 20 & Wednesday, April 21 

East Campus South Facing Library Entrance: Tuesday, April 20th from 12pm-2pm 

West Campus Main Entrance: Wednesday, April 21st from 12pm-2pm 

 Tuesday, April 27 & Wednesday, April 28 

West Campus Main Entrance: Tuesday, April 27th from 1pm-5pm 

East Campus South Facing Library Entrance: Wednesday, April 28th from 1pm-5pm 

In case of bad weather, photos will be taken on the West Campus in the West Campus Main Commons and on the East Campus in the Science Library Building on the second floor toward the bridge. 

Evaluation Process

The evaluation process will start after all spring grades are entered. Please refer to your degree audit report. You will be notified by email once your evaluation is complete.

Graduation Application

Any questions concerning the graduation application process may be directed to the Records Office. Questions regarding eligibility for graduation should be directed to an advisor or a counselor.

Graduation applications should be submitted during your last semester at Century College by the deadline. Applications received after the deadline will be processed in the next term.

Semester of Graduation

Deadline for Application

Fall Graduates

First Monday in December

Spring Graduates

First Monday in April

Summer Graduates

First Monday in August

**Use spring deadline for current  if planning to attend spring ceremony**

In order for your award to be reflected on your transcript you must apply to graduate through your myCentury account.

If you no longer have access to your myCentury account, complete this application or the fillable PDF form. Submit the PDF by email or turn it into the Records Office, W2220.

Honors

Honors is based on all college-leveled courses (numbered 1000 or higher)

Distinction status requires a cumulative GPA of 3.50 to 3.74

High Distinction status requires a cumulative GPA of 3.75 to 4.00

*Honors are not awarded for certificates.