Information & Guidelines
Below you will find all the information and requirements relating to graduation for the class of 2022.
Ceremony & Rehearsal Details
Date & Time
Official Ceremony: The Graduation ceremony will occur Saturday, May 14th at 10:00 AM. Students should plan to arrive by 9:00 AM.
Rehearsal: A graduation rehearsal will be conducted via Zoom on Thursday, May 12th (NOT Friday) at 4:00PM. A link to the rehearsal will be sent via email and text week of April 25th.
Please note that the college may need to transition to a virtual event if it is deemed unsafe to hold a large in-person gathering due to an increase in the COVID-19 infection rate; however, we sincerely hope that will not be the case.
Caps & Gowns
Great Bay will cover the cost for your cap and gown, and they will be shipped directly to your home. Caps and gowns can be ordered HERE and must be placed by 5:00 pm Friday, April 15th.
Guest & Mask Information
Students will be permitted a maximum of four/4 guests. Masks are recommended but not required.
Children under the age of two/2 will not be considered one of the four/4 guests, if the child sits on an adult’s lap.
Parking is available on campus on a first come first serve basis. We do encourage visitors and guests to carpool when it is safe to do so.
Please note parking is not permitted at the Passport Center and vehicles will be towed.
Other Key Information
Intent to Graduate Form
Submit your Intent to Graduate form by Friday, March 25th if you have not done so already.
Student Speaker Auditions
If you have earned a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher and are interested in auditioning to be our Student Speaker at Graduation, please email Brittanie Mulkigian at email@example.com by 5:00 PM on Friday, March 25th for more information.
Student Singer Auditions
If you are interested in singing the National Anthem at the Graduation ceremony, please email Brittanie Mulkigian at firstname.lastname@example.org by 5:00 PM on Monday, April 18th to schedule a time to audition.
Please remember to contact Kelly McDonough at email@example.com regarding PTK membership cords to be worn at Graduation.
Red, white, and blue cords will be sent to student veterans.
Outstanding Fees & Fines
All fees including tuition as well as fines (library fines, etc.) must be cleared before final exams. If these are not cleared before graduation, you will not receive your degree.
Financial Aid Exit Counseling
We strongly recommend that all graduating students who have borrowed federal loans complete the Financial Aid Exit Counseling online at www.studentloans.gov.