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- Professional Photographs
- Frequently Asked Questions
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RSVP and Ticket Information
** Summer 2018 Graduates, Fall 2018 Graduates and Spring 2019 Candidates **
The last week of April, eligible graduates and candidates are emailed and mailed an
invitation to attend the 29th Annual Commencement Ceremony. Please ensure your email and home address is correct in the college system.
Spring 2019 candidates who applied and have not received a mailed invitation by May 10, contact John Armstrong, Evaluator, 925.424.1547, for clarification regarding eligibility.
Click Event RSVP // Ticket Request. Print, complete and submit the request to Admissions and Records, Building 1600, 2nd Floor. A maximum of three (3) tickets are available. Graduates must pick tickets up in person with a PHOTO ID or provide a signed letter authorizing a designate to pick up tickets. Tickets will not be held or mailed. Tickets are distributed on a first-come, first-served basis and ticket availability is not guaranteed.
Tickets are available the following days/times:
Monday, May 13 // 9 am – 5 pm
Tuesday, May 14 // 9 am – 7 pm
Wednesday, May 15 // 9 am – 5 pm
Thursday, May 16 // 9 am – 5 pm
Friday, May 17 // 9 am – 1 pm
If there are extra tickets after the initial distribution period above, a notice will be provided via the "Important Announcements" graduation web page the afternoon of Friday, May 17th. One to two additional tickets available on Monday, May 20th, 9:30 am, Bldg. 1600, Rm 1669, on a first-come, first-served basis until gone.
Infants up to two (2) years old, which can comfortably sit in a lap, do not need tickets.
To accommodate un-ticketed guests, additional seating is available in Building 2400, Room 2420, for viewing of the ceremony on the LIVE video feed.
For those guests unable to attend the ceremony, the LIVE video feed can be viewed off-site on your personal device at "Watch the Ceremony on the LPC Live Feed" link at 9:55 am the day of the event.
Doors open at 9:30 am. Doors CLOSE PROMPTLY at 10:15 am and ticketed guests arriving after that time are welcome to watch the ceremony via live feed in Room 2420.