BTC's Commencement 2023

BTC's Commencement Ceremony will be Thursday, June 22, 2023.

Participating in the Commencement Ceremony is a great way to celebrate your achievement!

All students who will complete a program of 45 credits or more between Fall quarter 2022 through Summer quarter 2023 are eligible to participate in the Thursday, June 22, 2023 Commencement Ceremony.

How do I get my certificate and degree?

If you are completing your program and wish to receive a degree or certificate, please visit the Apply for your Certificate & Degree page under Current Students.

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Commencement FAQs

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See Applying for your Certificate & Degree to request verification that you have completed a certificate or degree, to have your certificate and/or degree posted to your Transcript, and to receive your diploma.

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Commencement Information

Will the Commencement Ceremony be virtual or in-person?

BTC's Commencement Committee is planning the 2023 Commencement Ceremony. Please monitor this site starting spring quarter 2023 for more information.  

Commencement Participant Materials:

The Commencement Participant materials are:
  • Black gown, black cap, and blue tassel (required regalia)
  • Honor cords, if you have a cumulative GPA of 3.50-4.00. Please note that cumulative GPAs for students graduating this Spring or Summer are determined by their grades earned through Winter quarter. These are estimations for the Commencement Ceremony and are subject to change dependent upon final quarter grades
  • Stoles for Bachelor of Applied Science students
  • Veteran cords for veterans
  • TRiO cords for participating TRiO students
  • ASBTC stoles for ASBTC executives
  • Diploma covers

Phi Theta Kappa:
Phi Theta Kappa (PTK) honor cords and other regalia can be purchased by PTK members on the PTK website. All PTK regalia are optional for PTK members.

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Congratulations on your upcoming Commencement and graduation! BTC is so proud of you and your accomplishment.

We have a wonderful Commencement Ceremony planned for you that will celebrate, acknowledge, and honor you and your achievements.

If you are completing a degree or certificate program of 45 credits or more between Fall quarter 2022 through Summer quarter 2023, your name and degree/certificate title will be included in the Commencement Ceremony program.

We are so excited for you, and so proud of what you have done. We are looking forward to celebrating you on June 22, 2023.

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Hours & Contacts

Student Center

M to F: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

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