Foothill College presents its 53rd Annual Commencement Ceremony Friday, June 28, from 6 to 8:30 p.m. in the Library Quad. The evening will feature inspirational messages from Foothill College students, faculty and staff. Tickets are not required and event parking in student lots is free this evening only. Encourage your guests to arrive early to locate parking and seating. For ceremony time, location, parking rules, disability accommodation request deadline, cap and gown details, and guest instructions, review the Commencement Ceremony FAQ at http://www.foothill.edu/programs/graduation.php.
You must purchase academic regalia—gown, cap, tassel, hood and honors gold cord (if eligible)—to participate in the Commencement Ceremony. Purchase and pick up your regalia at the Foothill Bookstore. The cost of gown, cap and tassel is $44.95 plus tax. The hood rental is $10 plus tax and a $20 refundable deposit. To receive your deposit and your diploma, you must return the hood to the Foothill Bookstore by July 25.
Extra tassels are available for purchase. You may also purchase announcements to send to your guests at the Foothill Bookstore. Blank formal announcements are $29.95 per pack of 25. Personalized announcements are available for online purchase at www.CBgrad.com. For more bookstore information, call (650) 949-7305 or access www.books.foothill.edu.