Spring 2021 Commencement

Saturday, May 15, 2021


Graduates can purchase their regalia in person at their campus bookstore (please follow COVID protocol for coming on to campus). On-line ordering is no longer available for May 2021 ceremony. 

  • Women wear their caps throughout the ceremony. Men remove their caps for the Invocation.
  • Out of respect and dignity of the ceremony we ask that graduates do not decorate or alter their caps or gowns in any way.
  • No high school cords, stoles, medals, or tassels are allowed to be worn (with the exception of early college high school medals, see below).
  • Only approved specialty regalia, cords, stoles, medals, or tassels will be allowed to be worn.
    • See below for approved specialty regalia

Approved specialty regalia

All approved specialty regalia is to be worn over your gown and are determined by advisor.

  • Honors graduates - medals
  • Phi Theta Kappa - gold stole or blue and gold cords
  • National Technical Honor Society - grey and purple cords or grey, purple or white stole
  • Early College High School - San Jacinto College medallion
  • Veterans - red, white and blue cords