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You are preparing to graduate. What a wonderful accomplishment! Getting ready for Graduation is as easy as 1, 2, 3!
1. Apply to Graduate
All students who are eligible to graduate must apply, even if they don’t intend to
participate in the campus celebration. Students who are planning to graduate in winter,
spring, or summer quarters should apply now! Don’t wait!
If you would wanted a cap and gown prior to the CBC Graduation Celebration on June
18, you had to apply to graduate before Friday, May 21.
2. Order Your Cap, Gown and Tassel (optional)
The deadline to order a cap, gown and tassel was Friday, May 21. However, having a
cap, gown and tassel are NOT required to participate in the drive-thru celebration.
Please email graduationFREECOLUMBIA_BASIN with questions.
3. Sign-Up for CBC Graduation Celebration (closed)
Graduates were able to sign-up to attend a drive-thru celebration on Friday, June
18 and Saturday, June 19. If you signed up for this event, all important details have
been sent to your student email. There will be an opportunity for you to exit your
vehicle and proceed across a stage to receive a diploma cover and a goodie bag. You
will also be able to get a picture on the stage, so be sure to have someone in your
car bring a camera. Only one vehicle will be allowed per graduate.
We're going live! If you would like your friends and family to watch you proceed across the stage, please
share with them the following link: columbiabasin.edu/2021graduation.
If you are in need of transportation, please email graduationFREECOLUMBIA_BASIN. Ben Franklin Transit will also be running buses, which are indicated on the map.
Virtual Celebration There will also be a virtual celebration releasing June 18 at 10 am, which can be
watched anytime on YouTube. And finally, we are planning photo stations at various locations on-campus where
graduates and their families can take photos and briefly celebrate!