A graduate shakes hands with the President while posing for a picture at commencement

Countdown to Commencement

Commencement Ceremony


Graduating college is a remarkable achievement and one worth celebrating with family and friends. Join Tallahassee Community College (TCC) for the 2020 Commencement Ceremony on Saturday, May 2, 2020 at 7:30 p.m. in the Donald L. Tucker Civic Center, located at 505 West Pensacola Street in Tallahassee (map it). Tickets are not required of graduates or their guests to attend the ceremony. Unable to attend? Watch the live stream!


Students eligible to participate in the ceremony:

  • Summer 2019 graduates
  • Fall 2019 graduates
  • Anticipated spring 2020 graduates

Participation in commencement does not constitute the completion of graduation requirements. All students must complete the graduation application in Eaglenet to graduate and be eligible to participate.

Commencement Checklist


The Commencement Ceremony is a distinguished tradition at TCC. All students are required to attend a mandatory graduation orientation. In orientation you will be guided through the ceremony protocol and etiquette, receive information on appropriate attire for the ceremony, and have the opportunity to ask any questions.

Detailed information about the mandatory graduation orientation dates and times will be sent to graduating students in February. Please remember to check your TCC email.

Upcoming Orientation Sessions 

Day Date Time
Tuesday March 26, 2019 9 a.m.
Thursday March 28, 2019 6 p.m. FULL
Tuesday April 2, 2019 10 a.m.
Wednesday April 3, 2019 3 p.m.
Thursday April 4, 2019 11 a.m.
Tuesday April 9, 2019 6 p.m.
Thursday April 11, 2019 10 a.m.
Monday April 15, 2019 3 p.m.
Wednesday April 17, 2019 10 a.m.
Thursday April 18, 2019 6 p.m.
Tuesday April 23, 2019 3 p.m.
Wednesday April 24, 2019 10 a.m.
Thursday April 25, 2019 6 p.m.
Tuesday April 30, 2019 6 p.m.
Wednesday May 1, 2019 10 a.m.

For More Information

Student Affairs

(850) 201-8490

Advising Center

(850) 201-8440

Graduation and Transfer Specialist

(850) 201-4444