Skip Ribbon Commands Skip to main content
Sign In Navigate Up
Home > Enrollment Center > Records > Commencement  
Commencement

2014 Commencement Information

 
Detailed information for graduates -  2014 Grad Instructions.pdf
 

2014 Commencement

Wednesday, May 21, 2014

5:30 p.m. -  Pacific Amphitheatre 

Corner of Fairview/Arlington

 

Video of the 2013 Commencement Ceremony is available via iTunes.  Click here to download the video.
 
 
Bookstore - Graduation Information and Prices
  • Cap and Gown Set .......................................................$34.00 Includes : Cap, Gown, and one Tassel (and white collars for ladies)
  • Mega Tassel (Navy and Orange Souvenir Tassel)..$8.00
  • Single Tassel......................................................$6.00
  • Mini Tassel Key ring............................................$6.00
  •  Announcement Set ......................................................$15.95
     Includes : 10 each – Announcements, Name/Degree Cards, Date/Time Cards
  •  Individual Announcements .................................$1.99/each
  •  Gold Honor Cords  .......................................................$13.95
  • Students MUST have their commencement postcard for all cap and gown purchases.
  • Graduating students must turn the postcard into the Bookstore even if you are borrowing a Cap & Gown or using one you have purchased previously.
  • EOPS students must bring commencement post card AND EOPS slip for all cap and gown purchases.
  • Caps and Gowns, Announcements, and Honor Cords will be available for purchase at the bookstore as of April 18, 2014. Any questions, please contact the bookstore at (714) 432-5896.
Rehearsal & BBQ- May 20th, 2014
 
  • ASOCC will be sponsoring a pre-rehearsal BBQ from 12:00-1:00 on Tuesday May, 20th, at the Orange County Fairgrounds Pacific Amphitheater.  The rehearsal will follow from 1:00pm to 1:30pm.  
  • If you are unable to attend the pre-rehearsal BBQ on Tuesday, May 20th, please view the attached Powerpoint for information pertaining to the Commencement Ceremony. GRAD PowerPoint 2014a.pptxGRAD PowerPoint 2014a.pptx

 Day of Commencement- May 21st, 2014

  • Tickets are not required to attend the commencement ceremony. There is no limit to the number of guest’s graduates may invite to Commencement.
  • Evenings can be alternately sunny and chilly, so dress appropriately. Sunscreen is recommended.
  • If you need physical assistance or accommodations in seating, please arrive early (45 minutes to one hour). Identify yourself to an OCC staff member and we will make every effort to assist you.
  • Strollers are not permitted in the seating areas or aisles of the Pacific Amphitheatre.
  • Guests should enter the parking lot through Gate #3 from Fairview Rd.

Family and Friends who unable to attend the Commencement Ceremony may view the ceremony via live streaming at the following URL on graduation day      www.orangecoastcollege.edu/gradvideo

 

Alumni Gifts
  • To shop the bookstore online, please visit the OCC Book Store
  • To see some suggested alumni items available for purchase online through the bookstore, please click here OCC Book Store
  • To order class rings, please visit the Herff Jones website at herffjones.com
  • To order diploma frames, please visit the Framing Success website at : framingsuccess.com 

Additional Information

  • The bookstore will be having a rehearsal sale on Tuesday, May 20, 2014.
  • The bookstore WILL NOT be selling items at graduation. The bookstore will be open on campus the day of graduation. Please check the website for store hours : OCC Book Store 
Photography
  • Commencement photography will be provided by Grad Images.  For additional information click the following link:  GradImages.com 

Flowers

  • Commencement Flowers will have a variety of beautiful flowers and leis for sale at OCC’s Commencement.  Please visit their website at: CommencementFlowers.org 
Event Map

Please click on the link to view a map of the Commencement Venue. Pacific Amphitheater Map