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52nd Commencement Ceremony
May 19, 2017 - 3:00 p.m.
Cuesta College Gymnasium

RSVP by May 15 to participate! 

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Cuesta students completing an AA/AS Degree will be recognized at the52nd Commencement Ceremony on Friday, May 19, 2017 at 3:00 p.m. on the San Luis Obispo campus.  A reception will be held to honor the graduates following the ceremony in the Gymnasium courtyard.  

Flowers for  your Grad!

The official florist for Commencement is Wilder Floral Company of San Luis Obispo providing locally grown floral packages for Cuesta graduates.  Pre-order a beautiful bouquet or orchid lei for pick-up at the ceremony.  Wilders floral booth will be located in the Gym courtyard on Friday, May 19 from 2:00-4:00 p.m. to pick-up your pre-order. 

Class Ring

Cuesta College Class of 2017 rings available through Jostens.

  • Tuesday, March 21, 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at NCC Bookstore
  • Wednesday, March 22, 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at SLO Bookstore


Graduation Portraits

Sonrisa Photography, based in Los Osos on the Central Coast, is the official photographer for Cuesta's Commencement Ceremony.  Ceremony photos will be available to order of your Commencement walk as you receive your degree on stage. Information will be provided at Commencement Rehearsal.  Contact Sonrisa to make an appointment for a professional photograph in your graduation regalia.

Cuesta Legacy Program

Take this opportunity to be a part of the Walkway of Friends in Cougar Park and purchase an engraded brick in your name or the name of someone special to you.  The Walkway of Friends honors Cuesta College alumni, friends, businesses, family, and community members.  Donation = $200 per brick.  Order here.

 Information for Students
Go to: Countdown to the Ceremony 
for full Commencement Checklist.

Eligible students must submit a Fall 2016, Spring 2017, or Summer 2017 Associate Degree application by April 3, 2017.  This will ensure that your name and honors earned will be published in the Commencement Program.