The ceremony will also be live-streamed from this page on the day of the event.
Graduates only need to attend one rehearsal. Both rehearsals will be held in the LCC Wollenberg Auditorium in the Rose Center for the Arts (RCA 124) and on Zoom:
Rehearsal #1 Zoom: TBD
Rehearsal #2 Zoom: TBD
When is Commencement?
Where is Commencement held?
What is included in the ceremony?
The ceremony will include opening remarks from the College President, a student speaker,
student acknowledgments, presentation of the Scholastic Achievement Award winners,
and conferral of diplomas and certificates.
How do I participate (RSVP)?
Where do I order and receive my cap and gown?
By completing the RSVP, graduates can order their cap and gown.
Caps and gowns are paid for through student fees collected by ASLCC. There is no charge
when you pick up your cap and gown. If you are eligible for honors cords, you will
receive them at pick up.
When and where do I pick up my cap and gown?
How many guests can I bring?
How do guests not in attendance view the event?
When and where do I check in on the day of Commencement?
Check in begins at 4:30pm: Graduates must arrive no later than 5:00pm.Check in at Kelso High School at the south gym (closest to the stadium): signs and
volunteers will be on hand to help.
Do I have to attend a rehearsal?
Yes, LCC will host two rehearsals: Graduates only need to attend one rehearsal.Both rehearsals will be held in the LCC Wollenberg Auditorium in the Rose Center for the Arts (RCA 124) and on Zoom:Commencement Rehearsal #1 Zoom: TBD Commencement Rehearsal #2 Zoom: TBD
Will there be professional photography at the event?
Yes, there will be photography there capturing moments from your special day!
Graduates can purchase photos after the event.
What should I bring?
What if I or one of my guests need accommodation for a disability?
Can I bring my pet to Commencement?
Where should I park?
Who do I contact with questions about my graduation status, graduation application,
diploma, or transcripts?
Who do I contact with questions about my cap and gown?
Richard Arquette, Director of Student Programs & Student Housingrarquette@lowercolumbia.edu360.442.2443
How do I become an LCC Alumni?
Join the Alumni Association!
We look forward to connecting with you! Joining is easy. Just fill out our form. Once we receive it we'll send your alumni card via US mail. Keep it handy to access
your alumni benefits, listed on our webpage.
Is public transportation available between LCC and the Kelso High School Stadium?
Local buses are operated by RiverCities Transit, although most routes stop running by around 7:00 pm. That means that you can catch
a bus from LCC to get to the ceremony, but you will need to make other arrangements
to get home. See "Trip Planner" at RiverCities Transit for details. For those interested in rideshares, currently Lyft picks up in Longview
(but not Kelso), and Uber picks up in Kelso (but not Longview).
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