Commencement will be held on
Thursday, May 31, 2018
at the Santa Ana Bowl, located on the corner of Flower St.
and Civic Center Dr. in Santa Ana. Parking opens at 4:00p.m.
Line-up: 5:00p.m. Students must be lined-up at 5:00p.m.
and ready to enter the field. Commencement signs will direct
students to the line-up area.
Commencement exercises will begin at
Please note: ceremony may not be appropriate for small children.
NO BALLOONS OR FLOWERS IN VASES ALLOWED IN THE STADIUM
NO FOOD, NO GUM & NO HEELS ALLOWED ON THE COMMENCEMENT FIELD
Tickets & Registration
All students participating in commencement must register at the
Don Bookstore in the Village, VL-209, by
7pm on May 30.
Tickets for family and friends are NOT required.
Cap & Gown
All graduates may purchase caps and gowns for $35.00 in the Don Bookstore. You will pick up your cap and gown at the time of purchase, which will automatically register you for the commencement ceremony.
You may use your own cap & gown ONLY if it is black, but
you must still register at the bookstore to participate in commencement.
If you are not planning to participate in the ceremony, you can purchase a tassel at the bookstore for $6.00. If you lose or forget your tassel at the ceremony, you must purchase another one.
Each student must present a name card to the reader during the commencement ceremony. Cards will be attached to the graduate reminders flyer at the bookstore when you purchase cap & gown. Additional name cards will be available at The Santa Ana Bowl immediately prior to the ceremony.
Announcements / Rings
Commencement announcements and class rings are available for purchase at the Don Bookstore.
Bookstore Hours of Operation
Monday – Thursday: 8:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Friday: 8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Located in the Village, VL-209
For more information on items from the bookstore, call (714) 564-6436.