Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)
Below are a list of frequently asked questions regarding the 2021 Commencement which will be held online Friday, June 11, 2021. If you have any additional questions, contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
For more information on when Spring 2021 graduation intents and petitions for certificates were due, please visit the Graduation webpage.
Email email@example.com with your full name and student ID number and we'll send you a new link.
Graduates with majors with a “&” may have seen a blank page when viewing the invite. A follow-up text message will be sent out to those graduates.
If you've already submitted your grad slide information and photo/video, there's no need to submit it again! The text messages are a general reminder for those who haven't submitted their slide content yet.
Students may request participation in this year's commencement ceremony by contacting their counselor. The counselor will verify the student's information and request approval. Note that the deadline to request participation is April 23, 2021.
The custom grad filters are available via your text message invitation. (If you didn't
receive an invitation, email us.)
You can use social media filters to announce your upcoming graduation to family and friends! View the social media filters information.
Graduates can also upload their photo/video with the filter to their grad slide, which will be shown during the commencement ceremony.
The El Camino College Bookstore offers a gold tassel for graduates who have a cumulative GPA of 3.5 or higher. The blue tassel is available for all graduates to purchase.
Students who choose to purchase a grad pack and have a cumulative GPA of 3.5 or higher will automatically receive a gold tassel in their pack instead of a blue tassel.
2020 and 2021 graduates are able to pick up a free diploma cover from the Bookstore starting April 1, 2021. Please bring a form of ID with you.
Go to the window to the left of the Bookstore entrance for pick-up orders Monday-Friday from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm.