Commencement Information

Orange Coast College is excited to celebrate the achievements of our graduates at the 75th Commencement Ceremony.

The Commencement will be held on Friday, May 26, 2023 at 5:30 pm, at the Pacific Amphitheatre.  

More details will be provided in the coming weeks. 

Commencement Preparation Check List

  • Attend Grad Fair
  • Read the Graduates Instructions thoroughly. The instruction will be mailed to all students who have petitioned to graduate this year in April. The instructions will also be posted here in a few weeks.
  • Purchase regalia and other grad essentials (more information to come). 
  • Invite your guests.
  • Plan your graduate attire for the ceremony.
  • Attend Rehearsal on May 25.
  • Celebrate your achievement at the 75th Commencement!

Important Dates

  • April 18 & 19 at 10am to 4pm 
    Outside of the OCC Bookstore.
    Come to meet various vendors, take your graduation photo, preorder regalia, and enjoy special discounts!
Last updated: March 10, 2023, 11:30 am