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Updated 6/15/2021

Compton College celebrated the academic achievements of its students with a Virtual Commencement Ceremony on June 11, 2021 at 11:00 a.m. The ceremony can be viewed here.

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Date: Friday, June 11, 2021
Time: 11:00 a.m.

Commencement information:
Email: studentdevelopment@compton.edu

Graduation requirements:
Email: admissions@compton.edu

Degree verification, and eligibility information:
Email: admissions@compton.edu


Compton College hosted a pre-recorded Virtual Commencement Ceremony this academic year on June 11, 2021 at 11:00 a.m. The event included keynote speeches and 5- to 10-second videos or photos from each graduate.

Commencement Program:
2021 Compton College Commencement Program (PDF)


Commencement Gift Package
Graduates received a commencement program, diploma cover, and 2021 tassel free of charge from Compton College, via mail before the June 11, 2021 virtual commencement ceremony.

Class of 2021 lawn signs were also be made available to verified graduates for pick-up on campus the first week of June.


How can I verify which degree or certificate I am receiving?
Please email Admissions and Records at admissions@compton.edu

I have moved due to COVID-19 and need to update my home address to receive commencement items, how can I update that information?
Please email Admissions and Records at admissions@compton.edu

Do I have to purchase a cap and gown for the virtual ceremony?
No, a cap and gown is not required for the virtual ceremony.

Where can I purchase my cap, gown, and other commencement items?
Commencement items are available now to purchase. Order by May 12 to receive items by the Commencement Ceremony Date. 

Is Compton College selling stoles/sashes this year?
Not this year due to Virtual Ceremony.

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