Commencement Ceremony


Faces of De Anza GraduatesMark your calendar if you plan to graduate by spring or summer 2015!

Date: Saturday, June 27
Time: 8 a.m.-12 p.m.
Location: City National Civic, 135 West San Carlos St., San Jose

Note: This year's Commencement Ceremony will be held at a new location. Guests will need a ticket to attend. Event details

Keynote Speaker Announced

Assemblymember Evan Low will serve as commencement speaker at the ceremony. See his bio

Apply for Graduation to Participate in June Ceremony

To meet the deadline, please allow yourself enough time to complete the application process.

If you plan to graduate in spring or summer 2015, file for your degree by Friday, June 26, to participate in the commencement activities on June 27.

The deadline to file for graduation to have your name included in the printed commencement ceremony program is Friday, June 12. 

Cap and Gown and Other Information about Graduation Day

Caps and gowns: Graduation caps and gowns will be available for purchase at the Bookstore starting Monday, June 1. The cost of a cap and gown set (cap, gown, tassel, diploma cover and five  tickets to the graduation ceremony) is $53.99 plus sales tax. Read more.

Bookstore Grad Fair June 8-12: Special sale-priced graduation packages will be available. 

Find out more about what you need to know about graduation day, including time lines, disability-related questions, graduating with honors and photographs.

For all other questions about the graduation ceremony, call the Office of College Operations at 408.864.8758.

What's so special about De Anza's graduation ceremony? Check out last year's highlights!

Building: ADM 150
Contact: Paula Joseph
Phone: 408.864.8758

Last Updated: 5/21/15