Commencement

Commencement 2024


This webpage offers the most up-to-date information about Commencement. Information and resources associated with this special event appear below. 

This year’s Commencement will be held on Saturday, May 18, 2024, at Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology in the Multipurpose Activity Center (MAC). There will be two commencement ceremonies, according to program, as follows.  Please check this website periodically, as it will be updated as more information becomes available.

 

Commencement Ceremony No. 1 Schedule

The programs that will walk in this commencement ceremony include:

  • Architectural Technology (ARCH)
  • Business Administration Technology (BUAD)
  • Computer Integrated Machining (CIM)
  • Computer & Network Systems Administration (CNSA)
  • Computer Software Engineering Technology (CSET)
  • Engineering CAD Technology (ECAD)
  • Graphics Communication & Printing Technology (GRPH)
  • Heating Vent. & Air Conditioning - Refrigeration (HVAC)
  • Mechanical Engineering Technology (MET)
  • Metals Fabrication & Welding Technology (MFWT)
  • Welding Technology (WELD)
  • Water & Environment Technology (WET)

7:00 a.m.  Parking Open to Guests for Ceremony #1 ONLY

7:30 a.m.:  Doors open to Guests (MAC)

8:00 a.m.:  Students arrive for Photos and Robing (Mellor Building)

9:00 a.m.:  Ceremony Begins

Commencement Ceremony No. 2 Schedule

The programs that will walk in this commencement ceremony include:

  • Automotive Technology (AUTO)
  • Cabinetmaking & Wood Technology (CABM)
  • Carpentry Technology (CARP)
  • Civil Engineering Construction Technology (CIVL)
  • Collision Repair Technology (CORT)
  • Diesel Technology (DETC)
  • Electrical Construction & Maintenance (ECM)
  • Electronic Engineering Technology (EET)
  • Electrical Technology (ELEC)
  • Electro-Mechanical Engineering Technology (ELME)
  • Masonry Construction Technology (MASN)
  • Plumbing Technology (PLMG)
  • Residential Remodeling Technology (RMDL)

1:00 p.m.  Parking Lots open to guests

1:30 p.m.  Doors open to Guests (MAC)

1:30 p.m. Students arrive for Photos and Robing (Mellor Building)

2:30 p.m.  Ceremony #2 Begins

Tickets

Commencement tickets are required for families and friends to enter the MAC. Each graduating student will receive four (4) tickets. Tickets are free. Pick up instructions will be given out closer to Commencement.

Student Regalia Order (Cap and Gown)

Students may begin ordering their Cap, Gown, and Tassel via Jostens, Inc. The deadline for orders will be Sunday, April 28, 2024. The cost is $26.00 with a $14.95 shipping fee, total cost: $40.95.

Order Here

When clicking the link, you will select “Graduation Products” and then select "Graduation Caps & Gowns” from there in the drop-down menu select “Student”. Once completed proceed to check out.

**The college would like all student orders to be home shipped, please be sure to add your shipping information when checking out.

Livestream

Both Ceremonies will be livestreamed. You may access the livestream for free. More details will be posted.

PLEASE CHECK THE WEBSITE REGULARLY.  INFORMATION WILL BE POSTED TO INCLUDE CAP & GOWN ORDERING; ACCOMMODATIONS; DIPLOMA INFORMATION; ETC.

Contact Us

If you have any questions about commencement, please contact Darlene Petersen in the Academic Affairs Office:


This page was last updated on February 9, 2024