Pre-Flight Checklist

Step 1: Verify Your Preferred Email on MyGateway

All Commencement communication will be sent via email to the preferred email on MyGateway.

To check your preferred email address on your MyGateway account:

      1. Log into through the MyGateway portal
      2. Click on “WebStar” in the top right
      3. Click on “Personal Information”
      4. Click on “View E-mail Address(es)”
      5. Note the email address with “Preferred” next to it

Step 2: RSVP Your Participation for Commencement 2022

RSVP your participation by April 29, 2022 @ 11:59 PM. The link will be provided via an email from

If you have not received this email, please contact us at

Step 3: Purchase Your Cap and Gown

Purchase and pick up your cap and gown for $25.00 plus sales tax (cash, credit card, and checks accepted). Purchases can be made at the Fullerton College Bookstore beginning May 2nd, 2022. Show your Commencement email and verify that you are on the master graduate list at the Fullerton College Bookstore.

Graduates will be given a “reader card” from Grad Images upon purchase and pick up of cap and gown. Please do not lose this card! This is your official ticket into Commencement 2022! When you are ready to cross the stage, you will hand this reader card to the faculty reader.

If you have any questions on cap and gown sales, please contact our Fullerton College Bookstore.

Fullerton College Bookstore:


330 E. Chapman Avenue

2000 Bldg.

Fullerton, CA 92832

Contact Info:

Phone: 714-992-7008



Operating Hours:

Mon – Fri: 10 AM – 4 PM

Sat – Sun: Closed

Step 4: Attend the Commencement Rehearsal

Commencement Rehearsal will be on Friday, May 20th, 2022 on Sherbeck Field from 10 AM – 11 AM. Plan on wearing casual clothes and comfortable shoes.

Rehearsal will be approximately one hour. If you are unable to attend, sit by a graduate on the day of Commencement who attended the rehearsal.

Final Step: It’s Time to Cross the Stage!

Fullerton College 107th Commencement!

Saturday, May 21st, 2022, 9:00 AM at Sherbeck Field

Note for Honors and High Honors

Spring 2022 Candidates:

Spring 2022 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’s degree. A&R will have Honors and High Honors designation ready for Spring 2022 candidates by May 10, 2022. At this time, if you qualify, you may pick up your Honors or High Honors cords at the FC Bookstore.

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 the pickup of cap and gown beginning May 11, 2022, at the FC Bookstore.