Commencement Reception & Ceremony
The commencement reception and ceremony will be held on Friday, June 12, 2020. For more information, visit the Commencement web page.
Graduation Intents and Petitions For Certificates
Prior to filing the intent Graduate and/or the Petition for Certificate, it is highly recommended you meet with a couselor before your final semester/term at El Camino College. This will ensure that you on track for meeting the requirements for your degree and/or certificate. If you are applying for an AA-T/AS-T degree you must meet with a counselor.
Filing period for Fall 2019:
Tuesday, September 3 - Thursday, October 17*
*Petitions filed after the deadline will not be reviewed until the next graduation cycle
Forms will be available online and in the Admissions & Records during the filing period. Intent to Graduate and Petition for a Certificate must be filed in Admissions & Records by deadline. Late requests will not be considered.
If you are applying for an AA-T/AS-T Please see a counselor
- Have all official transcripts from former college(s) on file at El Camino College. Failure to provide these transcripts can delay your graduation intent and prevent you from graduating in the semester you selected.
- Complete the form legibly, accurately, and completely. Missing or illegible information will slow the processing of your intent or petition.
- Meet the published deadline as found in the class schedule. If you do not submit your request(s) in the Admissions & Records Office by the published deadline, your Intent or Petition will be delayed by a semester.
The graduation ceremony is always held on the last day of the Spring semester at 4 p.m. Degrees for Summer, Fall, and Spring graduates for the current academic year are mailed in October. An academic year consists of Summer, Fall, and Spring terms. For example: Summer 2018, Fall 2018, and Spring 2019 is the current academic year.
Questions?If you have further questions please contact your evaluator. Call 310-660-3593 and dial the appropriate extension (according to your last name):
A - C
D - H
I - Mora
More - Sanc
Sand - Z
SLO: Students will be able to understand the graduation process and apply by the deadline.