2017 Graduation and Commencement Information

 

2 p.m. Ceremony - Live Stream 

Students who will have completed their BAT, AA, AS, AAT or AAS degree requirements during the following semesters are eligible to participate in the May Commencement Ceremony: Summer 2016, Fall 2016, Spring 2017, or Summer 2017.

Brazosport College will hold two Commencement Ceremonies on Saturday May 13, 2017 at 10:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m. at the Dow Academic Center:

 

 AA, AAT and AS Graduates Only       10:00 a.m.         May 13, 2017

 

 

BAT and AAS Graduates Only             2:00 p.m.           May 13, 2017


Commencement Rehearsal in the Dow Academic Center is as follows:

         

AA, AAT and AS Graduates Only       10:00 a.m.       May 12, 2017

 

BAT and AAS Graduates Only              2:00 p.m.     May 11, 2017


 To participate in a Commencement Ceremony on May 13, 2017 complete the following steps:

  1. Fill out an Application for Degree and return it to the Registrar’s Office no later than

       April 24, 2017 if you plan to participate.  

  1. Fill out a Commencement Participation Form no later than April 24, 2017.

DO NOT TURN IN A COMMENCEMENT PARTICIPATION FORM IF YOU WILL NOT BE PARTICIPATING IN THE COMMENCEMENT CEREMONY.

  

  1. Cap & Gown :  There is not a charge for Cap and Gown.  Your cap and gown is 

     automatically ordered and may be picked up at the College Bookstore starting

     April 18, 2017 and must be picked  up no later than 5:00 p.m. on Wednesday, May

     10, 2017.

 

  1. Attend Commencement Rehearsal at the appropriate time for your degree.

  

  1. Commencement Invitations:  Each graduate will receive a limited number of

      invitations free of charge.  Invitations will be available beginning April 24, 2017 in

      the Registrar’s Office.  Any invitations that have not been picked up by 11:00

      a.m. on Friday, May 5, 2017 will become available to graduates wanting additional

      invitations.  Please note:  The number of invitations provided by the College does

      not limit the number of guests that may attend.  

  

  1. Information on where to park, check-in times, and other important information will

      be provided at rehearsal.    


     

Commencement Participation Forms will only be accepted through the online form.

If you have questions or need assistance with one of the required forms, please contact the Registrar’s Office:  

Phone: (979) 230-3000

E-mail: Admissions@brazosport.edu 

 If you cannot return your degree application form in person, you may fax your completed form to  (979) 230-3376, or email to: Admissions@brazosport.edu