Admissions

Commencement “Walk” Details

Congratulations as you prepare for graduation. Your hard work, determination, and perseverance are evident as you stand on the threshold of this major accomplishment.

The commencement ceremonies will be held Friday, May 11, 2018, at The Wolens Special Events Center (SEC) located on the Corsicana Campus, 3200 W 7th Ave, Corsicana, Texas and Saturday, May 12, 2018 in Ellis County. Please be advised your selected location for graduation is final.

Seating for guests is limited, so please encourage your guests to arrive early.

Arrival

Corsicana Graduation Ceremony participants, please plan to report to Gibson Hall, located just north of the SEC, promptly at your designated time Friday, May 11, 2018.

  • Time: TBD for all AA, AS, and AAT Degrees
  • Time: TBD for all AAS and Certificates

Ellis County Graduation Ceremony participants, please contact the Admissions & Records Office for more information about Ellis County Graduation ceremony on Saturday, May 12, 2018.

Dress

Please arrive in cap and gown. There will be no rehearsal, so your prompt arrival is absolutely essential. The commencement ceremony is a special occasion, remembered for years to come. With this in mind, please dress accordingly. Caps may not be decorated for the ceremony.

Cap & Gown

Your cap and gown may be picked up in the bookstore beginning Monday, April 2, 2018. All participants that have selected Corsicana as your graduation location, may pick up your cap and gown in the Corsicana or Mexia bookstore. If you have selected Ellis County, please see the bookstore on the Waxahachie or Midlothian Campuses. There is no charge for your cap and gown, and you do not need to be measured in advance. Bookstore personnel will be pleased to assist you in ordering your graduation announcements and scheduling photographs. You must have your cap and gown picked up by Friday, May 4, 2018 at 12:00 noon.

Diplomas

Diplomas will be mailed to the address listed on your application for graduation approximately 3 – 6 weeks following the graduation ceremony. If you are completing hours for your degree during the summer sessions, your diploma will be mailed approximately 3 weeks after all summer grades have been officially posted.

Congratulations again, on your educational accomplishments! If you have questions regarding the commencement ceremony please do not hesitate to contact the Office of Admissions & Records by emailing graduation@navarrocollege.edu.

Download a copy of Commencement Ceremony Instructions Download_img

Commencement Schedule

Corsicana Campus

at Wolens Special Events Center

Friday, May 11, 2018
Time: TBD – Associate in Arts, Associate in Science Degrees
Time: TBD – Associate in Applied Science Degrees and Certificates

Ellis County Campuses 

Location: TBD

Saturday, May 12, 2018
Time: TBD – All degrees



Important Dates & Information
Graduation Application Deadline
March 22 for Associates (Spring)
Cap & Gown Pickup
Campus Bookstore
April 2nd – May 4th (noon)
Commencement Ceremonies
Associates Degree & Certificates:
May 11 at Corsicana
May 12 at Ellis County
Diploma Pickup
graduation@navarrocollege.edu
Diploma Mail-out Begins
3 -6 weeks after graduation
Download Commencement Program