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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 (optional)
CBC is planning an optional drive-thru celebration for graduates on June 18 and 19.
To commemorate the student’s accomplishment, graduates will be able to exit their
vehicle briefly and proceed across a stage to receive a diploma cover from CBC's President,
Dr. Rebekah Woods or other members of leadership, while family or friends can take
pictures from inside their vehicle. One vehicle is allowed per graduate.
Graduates had to sign-up to participate in the celebration by Sunday, June 6. Only
one vehicle permitted per student.
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, 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!