Welcome Center

Columbia Hall, Room 109

(503) 338-2411

Graduation / Commencement


To be considered for Graduation, a student must fill out a Petition for Graduation by the deadline. This form should be turned into the Welcome Center for review by the Registrar.  


The 2019 Commencement Ceremony is scheduled for 7 pm, Friday, June 14, 2019 at Patriot Hall on the Lexington campus of Clatsop Community College. Early arrival and ride-sharing is recommended.

As a candidate for graduation, you must arrive by 6:15 pm. Participants will assemble in Towler Hall, room 201.  Please check in with a College representative upon arrival.   


To participate in the commencement, all students are required to wear approved regalia.

If you ordered a cap and gown, you may pick up your order at the College Bookstore located in Columbia Hall.  The bookstore will announce when regalia is available for pickup.  The bookstore is open weekdays, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Open Seating (No Tickets Required) 


All guests, including children and spouses, must enter through the main Patriot Hall entrance.  Doors open at 6:15 pm (opening time subject to change). A reception is available for you and your guests at the conclusion of the ceremony.

Please email us with any requests for accommodations.  You also may call the Disability Services Office at (503) 338-2474.

Virtual Student Center
is Now Online

All CCC classes will go online for the start of Spring Term, and Spring Term will start one week later than previously advertised on Monday, April 6, 2020.