Celebrate your accomplishments at Commencement!
Commencement is an important way to mark the completion of this part of your education. Faculty members look forward to sharing it with you, your family, and your friends. We encourage the earlier graduates of the academic year (Summer 2014, Fall 2014 and Winter 2015) and the graduating candidates for Spring and Summer 2015 to join us!
If you would like to participate please complete the walk form and review the instructions for participation.
Commencement Dates 2015:
Additional dates and locations TBA
Clinical Lab Science - December 13, 2014
Salem Dental Hygiene - Saturday, March 7, 2015
La Grande Dental Hygiene - Sunday, March 8, 2015
Seattle (Boeing) Campus - Monday, June 15, 2015
Klamath Falls Campus - Saturday, June 13, 2015 at 10:00 a.m. John F. Moehl Stadium in Klamath Falls, OR
Wilsonville Campus - Sunday, June 14, 2015
Note: In order to participate, graduates are required to complete the Walk Form and submit it to the Office of the Registrar by May 31st, 2015.
All graduates participating in Commencement are required to wear an academic cap and gown. Cap, gown, and tassels may be purchased at the The Tech Nest in the College Union or online through Jostens. Associate degree candidates wear blue gowns and Bachelor degree candidates wear black gowns.
Klamath Falls Campus
Mandatory Rehearsal for all participants - Friday, June 12, 2015 at 2:00 p.m.
Do not bring your cap and gown. Please assemble according to your major at Owen's Hall (see the map in the attached Instructions for Participation).
The Grad Bash BBQ will be held before rehearsal beginning at 11:30 a.m. outside of the College Union.
All Graduates must report to Owens Hall by 9:15 a.m. Saturday, June 13, 2015 attired in caps and gowns for final arrangements for the processional. Please arrive on time to ensure a smooth ceremony for all graduates.
Lifetouch photographers will be on site to take your photo when you walk across the stage and receive your diploma. In order to purchase your photographs, visit www.events.lifetouch.com after the ceremony.
Commencement begins at 10:00 am and lasts approximately 2 hours.
Reception at Oregon Tech Fountain
Immediately following the processional
Flags will designate the meeting location for each department.
This is a great opportunity to mingle and say good-bye to faculty and fellow graduates!