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Updated 4/07/2021

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Date: Friday, June 11, 2021
Time: 11:00 a.m.
Virtual Ceremony will be live streamed via Compton College YouTube Channel

Commencement information:
Email: studentdevelopment@compton.edu

Graduation requirements:

Email: admissions@compton.edu

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


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

Commencement Program:
To be announced


Caps & Gowns
Items can be purchase through the bookstore.  Order by May 12th to receive items by the Commencement Ceremony Date. 


Order items online here.  

Commencement Gift Package
Graduates will receive 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 will 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 12th to receive items by the Commencement Ceremony Date. 

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

Will the virtual ceremony be available after it airs?
Yes, after the ceremony has ended, it will be available to view on the Compton College YouTube channel.

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