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2016 Graduation and Commencement Information
Students who will have completed their BAT, AA, AS, AAT or AAS degree requirements during the following semesters are eligible to participate in the May Commencement Ceremony: Summer 2015, Fall 2015, Spring 2016, or Summer 2016.
Brazosport College will hold two Commencement Ceremonies on Saturday May 07, 2016 at 10:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m. at the Dow Academic Center:
BAT and AAS Graduates Only            TIME TBD      May 07,2016
AA, AAT and AS Graduates Only       TIME TBD      May 07,2016

Commencement Rehearsal in the Dow Academic Center is as follows:
BAT and AAS Graduates Only                 TBD
AA, AAT and AS Graduates Only            TBD  

To participate in a Commencement Ceremony on May 7, 2016 complete the following steps:
1.   Fill out an Application for Degree and return it to the Registrar’s Office no later than
       April 08, 2016 if you are completing your degree requirements. 
2.   Fill out a Graduation Participation Form and return it to the Registrar’s Office no
      later than April 08, 2016.
3.  Cap & Gown :  There is not a charge for Cap and Gown; however, you MUST place
      your order with the Brazosport College Bookstore.   Your cap and gown must be
      picked up no later than 5:00 p.m. on TBD. picked up no later than 5:00 p.m. on
4.  Attend Commencement Rehearsal at the appropriate time for your degree.
5.  Commencement Invitations:  Each graduate will receive a limited number of
      invitations free of charge.  Invitations will be available beginning TBD in the
      Registrar’s Office.  Any invitations that have not been picked up by 11:00 a.m. on
      Friday April 29, 2016 will become available to graduates wanting additional
      invitations.  Please note:  The number of invitations provided by the College does
      not limit the number of guests that may attend.  
6.   Read over the Commencement 2016 General Instructions for information on where
       to park, check-in times, and other important information.    
  If you have questions or need assistance with one of the required forms, please contact the Registrar’s Office at:   (979) 230-3217.  If you cannot return your forms in person, you can fax your completed forms to:  (979) 230-3376, or email them to:

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