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50th Commencement Ceremony
Friday, May 22, 2015 at 3:00 p.m.
San Luis Obispo Campus Gymnasium

Students who are completing a degree within the 2014-2015 academic year, or who are applying late for a degree completed in a prior academic year, are eligible to participate in the graduation ceremony after submitting an Associate Degree Application by Friday,
March 27, 2015 at 1:00 p.m. to a Registration Center.

Information for Family and Friends of Cuesta Graduates

  • The Ceremony is open to the public - reservations/tickets are not required for guests.
  • Parking permits are not required in designated parking lots. 
    • Handicapped spaces must have handicap placard displayed.
  • Order flowers for your Cuesta graduate!   Cuesta and Wilder Floral Co are pleased to offer locally grown, beautiful flower packages wrapped in brown paper and twine for your special graduate. Pre-order recommended to ensure your graduate receives their special floral package that day as a limited supply will be available on-site May 22.
    • Premium Single Stem Rose @ $8.00 each - Cream garden roses paired with fresh greenery and accent flowers wrapped in brown paper and twine.
    • Grad Wrap @ $30.00 - Mixed bouquet of garden blooms in Cuesta spirit colors, wrapped in brown paper and twine.
    • The Classic Commencement Bouquet @ $60.00 -Lush, textural, medium-sized bouquet featuring large blooms in Cuesta spirit colors, wrapped in brown paper and twine.
    • Orchid Lei @ $46.00 - Hand strung with twice the amount of blooms for extra fullness, using traditional purple and white orchids. Pre-order through May 15th.

Pre-order options:


 Information for Graduating Students

Countdown to Commencement - Click on link for your checklist for planning!
Information includes: deadline to apply for degree, when regalia available, 
honor cords, how to RSVP, rehearsal, and line-up.
Students will need to RSVP by May 18 to participate in the Ceremony.