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

  • Fall 2020 Virtual Commencement

    Fall 2020 Virtual Commencement

    Celebrate SPC’s Fall 2020 graduates online at our Virtual Commencement Ceremony starting at 11:45 a.m. EST on Saturday, Dec. 12. This event will include remarks from SPC President Dr. Tonjua Williams and student speakers, followed by the formal conferral of degrees.

    Due to health concerns involving COVID-19, the college is providing this online opportunity for a socially distant, safe ceremony instead of a physical gathering. 

    Want to watch the event?
    Tune in online at Join us at 11:45 a.m. EST for a preshow video, followed by the ceremony at noon. Graduates who registered for the event will have their name and degree called and displayed during the ceremony.

    In Pinellas County, the event can also be viewed on SPC-TV on Channel 636 with a Spectrum cable TV box or on WOW! TV Channel 19.

    After the ceremony, visit to replay the event, view the commencement program, watch the presentation of the graduates, and more!

    Have questions about the ceremony?
    Learn more about what to expect during the event at

    For additional information, contact

  • Receiving Your Diploma

    Receiving Your Diploma

    After all graduation requirements are verified and the degree conferred, Fall 2020 graduates should expect to receive their diploma by the end of January 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.

Get Ready to Graduate
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Register for Commencement

If you plan to walk in the commencement ceremony, you'll need to register.

Register for Commencement
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Attending Commencement

Find out what to expect during the commencement ceremony.

Attending Commencement


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 spring, St. Petersburg College awarded more than 2,100 degrees and certificates.

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