It is the most wonderful time of the year, Graduation! You have worked hard to complete your degree or certificate, and Cerro Coso is excited to celebrate your accomplishments! Cerro Coso Community College is excited to bring back our annual celebration with an entirely in-person graduation ceremony this spring!
To better inform us regarding this year's graduation, information regarding the Commencement Ceremony is available on this page and under the tabs below to help you and your family plan for the ceremony.
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Head south on College Heights Blvd. turn right into the Athletic Complex parking lot.
Dr. Raymond A. McCue Athletic Complex Parking Lot. Parking permits are not required for this event.
Tickets are not required for graduation.
Seating is on a first-come, first-serve basis; we advise family and friends arrive early.
The Cerro Coso College Bookstore will be selling graduation gifts and Cerro Coso gear at the Gym on the west side of the entrance before the ceremony.
Pre-register and save 20% off your graduation photos from GradImages.
Diplomas are not handed out at the ceremony. Students will receive a Cerro Coso diploma cover that can be used to store their award when received. Printed awards can take up to 10 weeks after final grades post, however, student records are posted sooner.
The Cerro Coso Bookstore on the IWV campus is now selling graduation regalia. When purchasing these items from the bookstore, they are sold as a set with a cap, gown, and black tassel. There are additional items for purchase such as the blue and silver “bling” tassel. The pricing of these items is listed below:
The bookstore is open Monday - Thursday from 11 am to 3 pm.
If you are a Ridgecrest, Lake Isabella, Tehachapi, Online, or surrounding area graduate, please let us know if you will participate in the 2022 Cerro Coso Commencement Ceremony! We ask graduates to submit their online RSVP by Tuesday, May 10, 2022. A graduate RSVP is required to participate in the commencement ceremony, so don’t delay and let us know you plan on attending.
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