Commencement 2020

Porter College 2020 Commencement


6:00 pm Saturday June 13, 2020

Ceremony will be held on the East Field

Registration for the ceremony is open Register HERE

3/17/20:  Registration for Non-Affiliated students who are not part of the Transfer Community at Porter College is closed.

3/26/20:  The Bay Tree Bookstore's annual "Grad Fair" has been cancel due to the Covid-19 pandemic,

please order your commencement regalia Online HERE.


Please see the "FAQ" and "Time Line" pages for more detail.  Updated:  Thursday 3/26/20 


Important Notice Regarding COVID-19
UC Santa Cruz has been closely monitoring the COVID-19 outbreak as well as guidance set forth by the CDC, and the University's recommendations have been evolving quickly as the situation unfolds. If there are any updates to Commencement and related activities, the University will reach out broadly to students, staff, faculty, parents, and alumni with an update. Thank you for your patience and understanding during this time.

Travel Advisory: As a result of the evolving nature of COVID-19, it is strongly suggested that individuals planning to travel for Commencement purchase travel insurance. To stay up to date on UCSC’s response to the outbreak, check the University's COVID-19 website which will be updated with information as it becomes available.

Information on the Campus' status re. COVID-19 (coronavirus)



Porter Commencement 2019 Video


graduation photo