Information for Graduates

 

RSVP for Commencement Participation by April 23, 2021

  • All graduates who have submitted a graduation application to Admissions & Records by the February 11, 2021 deadline date for spring semester and have been approved will be sent an official Commencement email from the college. This email will have a link for the graduate to RSVP for the Commencement Drive-Thru Ceremony on May 22, 2021.
  • Only approved Fullerton College graduates from the Class of 2020 (Summer 2019, Fall 2019, Spring 2020) and the Class of 2021 (Summer 2020, Fall 2020, Spring 2021) will be allowed to participate in the upcoming Commencement Drive-Thru Ceremony.

Attire

  • All graduates are highly encouraged to purchase the Fullerton College designated cap, gown, and tassel complete package for $25.00 plus sales tax (cash, credit card, and checks accepted).

  • Graduates may opt to purchase the cap, tassel, and date drop charm only for $18.00 plus sales tax (cash, credit card, and checks accepted).
  • Graduate regalia may be purchased at the Fullerton College Bookstore beginning on Monday, May 3, 2021.

  • Please note that caps and gowns are not mandatory for the Commencement drive thru.

  • Graduates may order cap, gown, and tassel online at: bookstore.fullcoll.edu or contact the Fullerton College Bookstore at (714) 992-7008. If you wish to have your regalia shipped to your home address, an order must be placed on or before May 13, 2021.

  • Graduates may choose curbside pick-up of pre-ordered caps and gowns at the Fullerton College Bookstore drive-thru on May 10-21, 2021

 

Honors or High Honors Eligibility

  • Spring 2021 Candidates: Spring 2021 grades will NOT be used in computing the grade point average for the Commencement ceremony, but will be used in determining the final grade point average for an associate degree.
  • All transfer work from other colleges will be used in computing grade point average at graduation.
  • Students whose cumulative grade point average (excluding non-degree credit courses) of 3.30 or higher will graduate with Honors.
  • Students whose cumulative grade point average (excluding non-degree credit courses) of 3.75 or higher will graduate with High Honors.
  • Graduates with Honors or High Honors will be given cords during purchase and pick up of cap and gown at Fullerton College Bookstore beginning May 11-21, 2021. 

 

Transfer Medals

  • Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, the FC Transfer Celebration has been cancelled for May 2021, however graduates may still request their “Honoring Transfer” medals from the Transfer Center:

    Transfer Celebration

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