San Jacinto College sets new commencement date

Apr 28, 2020Amanda Fenwick

PASADENA, Texas — San Jacinto College has set the new date and time for the postponed spring commencement ceremony for Friday, August 7, 2020. Due to the ongoing COVID-19 situation, San Jacinto College had to delay its spring commencement ceremony originally scheduled for Friday, May 15.

The August 7 ceremony will be held at 7 p.m. at NRG Stadium. The College will continue to monitor the COVID-19 situation in our region and will make any necessary changes to the ceremony as appropriate. The College will continue to follow all CDC and local guidelines. San Jacinto College is currently operating under altered operations. Up-to-date information can be found online at

About San Jacinto College

Surrounded by monuments of history, evolving industries, maritime enterprises of today, and the space age of tomorrow, San Jacinto College has served the citizens of East Harris County, Texas, since 1961. San Jacinto College is among the top 10 community colleges in the nation as designated by the Aspen Institute for Community College Excellence, and was named an Achieving the Dream Leader College of Distinction in 2020. The College serves approximately 45,000 credit and non-credit students annually, and offers more than 200 degrees and certificates across eight major areas of study that put students on a path to transfer to four-year institutions or enter the workforce. San Jacinto College's impact on the region totals $1.3 billion in added income, which supports 13,044 jobs. The College is fiscally sound, holding bond ratings of AA and Aa2 by Standard & Poor's and Moody's.

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