Where we foster excellence in education that challenges students of every background to develop their intellect, character, and abilities; to assist students in achieving their educational and career goals; and to be responsive to the greater community.
The Student Affairs Office is excited to celebrate with you your academic achievement!
The 2024 Commencement Ceremony will take place on Saturday, Juen 8, 2024 and are tentatively planning on hosting two ceremonies. Ceremonies will be assigned to students at a closer date to the ceremony.
IMPORTANT DATES AND DEADLINES:
Mid-February: Check IVC student email account for regalia purchasing website.
APRIL 12, 2023: Deadline to submit a petition for graduation & participate in the commencement ceremony.
APRIL 15, 2023: Deadline to purchase regalia to participate in the commencement ceremony. No Exceptions.
Imperial Valley College's graduation ceremony is a time to highlight and celebrate each member of the graduating class.
When: Saturday, June 8, 2024
Time: Ceremony 1: 9:00 a.m. Ceremony 2: 2:00 p.m.
Location: Imperial Valley College, DePaoli Sports Complex, 700 Building
380 E. Aten Rd. Imperial, CA 92251
GRADUATION & COMMENCEMENT CEREMONY REQUIREMENTS:
Any student who plans on graduating within the 2023-2024 academic year & participate in the commencement ceremony MUST submit a graduation petition with the academic counselor AND purchase the regalia through IVC's vendor (students who do not purchase their regalia through IVC's vendor will not be admitted to the ceremony). After submitting your petition for graduation, please check your IVC student email account for commencement information.
REGALIA PACKAGE PICK UP DATES AND TIMES:
If you are an EOPS/CalWORKS program student, please see your program counselor to place your order.
Please be advised that you MUST have the following to pick up your package:
Student ID number (G number) Valid photo ID (student ID, driver's license, state issued ID)
ACCESSIBILITY: We strive to host inclusive, accessible events that enable all individuals, including individuals with disabilities, to fully engage in our ceremonies. If you (the graduate) or one of your guests require special accommodations (visual, auditory, mobility, etc).
American Sign Language Interpreters will be on stage.
Closed captioning will be available for the hearing impaired via live stream.
Diplomas are mailed to the address that the College has on record. All financial obligations to IVC must be cleared before we can release your degree and/or certificate. Please be sure to verify your address and check for any messages posted on your IVC student account.
Please be advised that any and all commencement announcements will be sent to perspective graduates via IVC student email account.
CONGRATULATIONS CLASS OF 2024