Gateway Community College 30th Commencement


Congratulations on approaching the required number of credits and the necessary GPA to graduate for a degree or certificate. Please check this page regularly for graduation updates, including venue information. All graduates are invited to walk in Gateway Community College's Commencement Ceremony, held in May.

Potential graduates check back here regularly for updates for everything graduation.


DIPLOMA PICKUP- New Diploma Pick Up Info

Click here to read the full letter from Dean Alese!

Your diploma will be available for pickup at the Registrar’s Office, Room N-214, beginning on Monday, October 18, 2021. The office is open from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday, except for Wednesday with hours from 8:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.

Please be advised that unless you are currently registered for classes for the Fall 2021 semester, you must turn in your Gateway Community College ID at the time of diploma pick up.


If you are unable to pick up your diploma personally, you may authorize someone else to pick up for you by completing the this form. It is required for the authorized agent to bring your student ID card and a picture ID of themselves.



To be considered a degree/certificate candidate, students must fill out the graduation application by the specified deadlines. Due to time constraints, NO EXCEPTIONS to these deadlines will be made.

May 2022 Graduation

Application up on 12/6/2021

Deadline – 3/11/2022

Graduation Date – 5/26/2022

August 2022 Graduation

Application up on 3/14/2022

Deadline – 6/10/2022

Graduation Date – 8/12/2022