Congratulations! Graduation means you have officially and successfully completed all of your degree requirements that will be recorded on your official transcript.

Graduation Candidates

We automatically review your progress toward completion of your degree, but we highly recommended you meet with your Academic Advisor prior to your last semester in order to review your records and ensure all graduation requirements will be met.

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Graduation Announcements

  • SPRING 2021 Graduation Events

    SPRING 2021 Graduation Events

    To celebrate our Spring 2021 graduates, St. Petersburg College will host two separate events at the end of the semester: Virtual Commencement and in-person "grad walks" at different college locations.

    Eligible graduates will receive registration instructions for these events via their SPC email, starting March 1.

    Virtual Commencement: Saturday, May 8

    To honor the achievements and ensure the safety of our Spring 2021 graduates, their families and friends, SPC will host a virtual commencement in place of a traditional in-person ceremony. This event will include remarks from SPC President Dr. Tonjua Williams and student speakers, followed by the formal conferral of degrees.

    To be recognized and have your name announced during this online ceremony, you must register by the published deadline. There are no exceptions to this deadline

    Virtual Commencement registration opens Monday, March 1, and closes Friday, April 2.

    SPC Grad Walk: Monday, May 10 – Thursday, May 13

    Graduation is a time for students to shine and make lifelong memories commemorating their accomplishments. Understanding the significance of an in-person graduation event, SPC has planned a series of “grad walks” at several college locations May 10 through May 13. Don your cap and gown and have your formal graduation photo taken with college leadership!

    Each graduate must register for a specific location, date and time. Up to four guests per graduate may attend. Masks are required, and all social distancing protocols will be adhered to.

    SPC Grad Walk registration opens Monday, April 5, and closes Friday, May 7.

    Why didn’t I receive registration instructions for Virtual Commencement or SPC Grad Walk?
    If you believe you should have received an invitation to register, please verify you have satisfied all requirements for your degree. Log in to MySPC, check your Academic Progress, and verify that all of your degree requirements are satisfied. If you have unsatisfied requirements, contact your academic advisor for assistance.

    Need more information?
    For instructions on registering for either event, send your inquiry to Please include your name and Student ID (or number) in your email.

  • Receiving Your Diploma

    Receiving Your Diploma

    After all graduation requirements are verified and the degree conferred, Spring 2021 graduates should expect to receive their diploma by the end of June 2021.

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Get Ready to Graduate

While you don't need to apply for graduation, you still want to make sure you're on track to receive your diploma.

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Attending Commencement

Find out what to expect during the commencement ceremony.

Commencement Ceremony
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Make Grad Walk Memories

Wear your cap and gown, walk across the stage and get your formal grad photo!

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Commencement is the formal celebration of the degree or certificate you are to receive. If you plan to attend the commencement ceremony, you will need to register for the event. Find out who's speaking at your graduation, download social media graphics and watch our video archives on YouTube as you celebrate your special day.

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You did it! Don't be shy.

Share the moment using #SPCGrad and images for your social media accounts, plus see video of the ceremony, photos and more.

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SPC Alumni Association

Show your Titan pride by joining the Alumni Association today!

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Graduation by the Numbers

This fall, St. Petersburg College awarded more than 2,000 degrees and certificates.

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