Commencement 2024

UCSC & Porter College

2024 Commencement

UCSC Commencement Weekend is Friday June 14 - Sunday June 16, however the specific schedule for the college ceremonies has not yet been released.   Please visit the UCSC Commencment page for the full schedule if you are unable to participate during Porter's scheduled Stage Crossing.

In the meantime:

1. Check in with both our College Advisors ( and your Major advisor to be
sure you have already, or are on track to, complete all requirements to Graduate.

2. Apply to Graduate with the Registrar office before the deadlines. (late fees will apply!)

  • Graduate Fall '23:  Dec. 15, 2023 ($75.00 late fee) -- Jan. 26, 2024 ($100 late fee)
  • Graduate Winter '24:  Feb. 2, 2024 -- Mar. 22, 2024 ($75.00 late fee), -- May 3, 2024 ($100 late fee)
  • Graduate Spring '24:  Apr. 26, 2024 -- June 13, 2024 ($75.00 late fee) -- July 25, 2024 ($100 late fee)

To stay current with commencement planning, please check back here.  And Opt-In for monthly Commencement Newletters on the main UCSC Commencement page.  We will be posting update information as soon as it is available to us.

2021 Porter College Commencement Presentation Video

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2021 Porter College Commencement Presentation


2021 Porter College Commencement Program

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Archived Ceremony Videos from 2018, 2019, and 2020

Muse and 2020 Ceremony Title

2020 Porter Commencement Program (PDF)

2020 Porter Commencement Program

(PDF / printable as B/W on paper of your choice)

Messages of Congratulations from the Porter Advisers and the Porter Activities Office



Provost and Chancellor Conferring the Degree 


graduation photoPorter Commencement 2018 Video