Rio Hondo College will hold it’s 52st Commencement ceremony on Thursday, May 21, 2015 at 6:00 p.m. on the Soccer Field. All Summer and Fall 2014 graduates and Spring 2015 candidates are invited to participate.
This occasion is one of celebration for you, your family,friends, and the College. We hope you will join us in commemorating your academic success.
In order to participate in the Commencement Ceremony, you must purchase a cap and gown from the College Bookstore. Only those candidates wearing appropriate graduation attire will be permitted to participate in the ceremony. NO EXCEPTIONS. Graduates and Candidates should arrive by 5:00 pm. Since Commencement will be held on the Soccer Field, you and your guests are encouraged to wear comfortable shoes. Graduation announcements, class rings, and other memorabilia are available and may be purchased at the College Bookstore.
Visitor parking for Commencement will be in the lower parking lots 1 – 6 as well as Lots A and C. Follow signs for the drop off areas, parking, and access to the Soccer Field.
Limited parking for people with physical disabilities is available at parking Lot E which is closest to the commencement area located at the Physical Education Complex behind the Gym. Additionally, an area with limited seating will be set aside for persons with disabilities. To reserve this seating area call Student Life and Leadership at (562) 908-3427. Only two seats may be reserved per student.
Please note that rehearsal is on the Tuesday before Commencement at 5:30 on the Soccer Field. You are strongly encouraged to attend the rehearsal.