Greetings DVC graduation candidates!

Excitement is in the air! As the 2016 Graduation Ceremony quickly approaches, please mark your calendars and save the dates of the upcoming deadlines listed below.

This year’s ceremony will be held on Friday, May 27, 2016, at 7 p.m. in Viking Stadium (weather permitting).

Please help us plan for your attendance and the accommodation of your friends and families by completing this brief form to let us know if you will be attending  the graduation commencement this year.

Find additional information regarding the graduation timeline and procedures

Best wishes as you complete class requirements and move toward the culmination of your hard work and time here at Diablo Valley College!

Important graduation dates and deadlines 

May 9 – 27

Student Cap and Gown Package Sales Period

DVC Book Center. Please note the Book Center will be open until 3:45 pm for purchases on the day of graduation.

Graduation Letter sent to students in May will include details.

May 27

Gameday Souvenirs, Inc. vendor sales

Fresh flowers and leis will be available for purchase from Gameday Souvenirs, Inc. on the day of graduation.


Grad Images Photographers

Professional photographers will be capturing photos of every graduate during the ceremony. These photos will be available for purchase directly through the company. You must provide email information to receive proofs.

Watch for more information on graduate photos in future communications.

ADA accommodations available
If you or your guests have any special accommodation needs, please call 925-969-2182 or email Nicole Gomes in Disability Support Services at at least ten days prior to the day of the graduation ceremony.