Graduation is almost here. Are you ready?

Sure, you’ve completed almost all your coursework and filed all the necessary documents, but there’s still a few things to take care of before you’re ready to walk. Don't forget to pick up your cap and gown and order announcements to send to your supporters.

When and Where

For the first-time in TCC history, we’re having two commencement ceremonies. If you receive a letter or email inviting you to attend both sessions, you may choose one of the two sessions to attend.

Sunday, May 12, 2019
5 p.m. ceremony - doors open at 4 p.m.
7:30 p.m. ceremony - doors open at 7 p.m.
Pavilion at Expo Square
4145 East 21st Street, Tulsa, OK 74114

You may park anywhere on the Expo Square grounds. Entrance will be though the south and west doors of the Pavilion.

Schools participating in the 5 p.m. ceremony:

  • School of Business & Information Technology
  • School of Nursing
  • School of Science and Mathematics
  • School of Visual and Performing Arts

Schools participating in the 7:30 p.m. ceremony:

  • School of Allied Health
  • School of Engineering, Aviation, and Public Service
  • School of Liberal Arts and Communication

Not sure which ceremony to attend? Lookup your Program by School.

If you wish to participate in the 2019 commencement ceremony, please note these important details:

Cap & Gown

Pick up your cap and gown at the TCC Campus Store on your primary campus beginning Monday, April 8, 2019. The cap and gown is provided at no charge to each graduate.

Project Graduation

Consider passing the torch of learning by supporting Project Graduation. You can bring a book or support our TCC Fuel Pantries with a non-perishable food or hygiene item. These items can be brought to the TCC Campus Store when collecting your cap and gown. Thank you for paying it forward to a fellow TCC student!


Order graduation announcements online at Please contact any TCC Campus Store for more information.

Commencement Participation Instructions

Graduation candidates may line up individually or with fellow program graduates. For more information download the Commencement Guidelines.

Disability Accommodations

To request accommodations for disabilities, call (918) 595-7115, text (918) 809-1864, or email Education Access Center staff will be available to assist graduates, family, and friends prior to the ceremony.


Email with graduation-related questions.

Deadline to File for Graduation

  • Fall1 — last Friday in October
  • Spring — last Friday in March
  • Summer2 — second Friday in July

1Fall graduates may participate in TCC's annual commencement ceremony the following May.
2If you plan on graduating in the Summer you may file for graduation by the Spring deadline and then participate in TCC's annual commencement ceremony in May.

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