Tompkins Cortland Community College

Campus Info

Commencement Information and Events

Students must apply to graduate in the semester prior to completing their program requirements.

December Graduates Recognition Ceremony

Friday, December 8, 2017

6 p.m.


The College holds its December Graduates Recognition Ceremony to celebrate and recognize the hard work of those eligible to graduate.

If you have applied to graduate and are planning on participating in this event, please let us know of your intentions by Wednesday, November 29. Respond either by mailing the RSVP card, dropping it off in room 200, phoning 607.844.8222, Ext. 4224, or emailing Please include your name and the number of guests planning to attend the ceremony. If possible, we ask that each student limit themselves to four guests.

Please plan to arrive by 5:45 p.m. on December 8 to be seated prior to the beginning of the ceremony. This is a recognition ceremony and not a graduation, therefore caps and gowns will not be worn this evening. However, all December graduates will also be invited to participate in the college-wide commencement ceremony on May 24, 2018, at which formal regalia will be used.

2018 Commencement Ceremony

Thursday, May 24, 2018/6 p.m./Gymnasium

Tompkins Cortland Community College’s 49th Commencement will take place on Thursday, May 24, 2018 at 6 p.m. The ceremony will be held in the College's athletic facility gymnasium and begin promptly at 6 p.m. Graduates should plan to arrive by 5:15 p.m.


If you have questions or concerns, please contact:
Joyce Burk, External Relations
607.844.8222, Ext. 4224 or email