Graduation Celebration

Congratulations Hawks!

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! 

    Apply Today!

    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:

    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. 

    Graduation celebration route map

    Download the celebration parade 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! 

    Check this website, your CBC student email and the ASCBC Canvas classroom often for updates. 




Students walking around CBC's Pasco campus