56th Annual Commencement - Class of 2022
August 2021, December 2021 and May 2022 graduates will be honored during the Triton College 56th Annual Commencement Ceremony.
Ceremony information and instructions will be sent to your student e-mail in the month of March, 2022. Please continue to check your student e-mail, including your spam and junk folders regularly, even after you’ve completed your courses. Please also keep your mailing address and phone number up to date by logging into your student portal and clicking on “Update Contact Information” under the “Quick Links” header.
Please review this list of frequently asked questions (FAQs) and responses that have been developed to better assist you in preparation for this year's Triton College Commencement Ceremony.
When do I have to submit my Application for Graduation?
The August 2021 Application for Graduation deadline is June 15, 2021.
The December 2021 Application for Graduation deadline is September 15, 2021.
The May 2022 Application for Graduation deadline is February 15, 2022.
For more information, or to check on the status of your Application for Graduation, please e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or call (708) 456-0300, Ext. 3733, 3559 or 3444.
Do I have to attend the Commencement Ceremony?
While we encourage you to participate in the graduation ceremony, attendance is optional.
When will I receive my degree or certificate?
Depending on what you selected on your Application for Graduation, your diploma or certificate will either be mailed to you or ready for pick up from our Records Office, room B-220, 6-8 weeks after your last date of attendance. Graduates participating in the Commencement Ceremony will receive an empty diploma cover on stage for photo purposes.
For questions regarding your diploma or certificate, please email email@example.com or call (708) 456-0300, Ext. 3733, 3559 or 3444.
When and where can I order my cap and gown?
Cap and gown order information will be included in communications regarding the Commencement Ceremony.
I have a Cumulative GPA of 3.5 or higher, will I receive an honors medallion?
An Honors Medallion will be included with your cap and gown order if you met the following Cumulative Grade Point Average requirements (the average GPA across all of your semesters at Triton College):
High Honors Gold Ribbon Medallion
Associates Degree – Cumulative GPA of 3.75 to 4.0
Honors Red Ribbon Medallion
Associates Degree – Cumulative GPA of 3.50 to 3.74
Honors Blue Ribbon Medallion
Certificate – GPA 3.50 to 4.0
Who can I contact about my graduation or the Commencement Ceremony?
Please direct all questions regarding your Application for Graduation, degree, or certificate to: firstname.lastname@example.org, call (708) 456-0300, Ext. 3733, 3559 or 3444, or visit the Records Office, room B220
Please direct all questions regarding the Commencement Ceremony or your cap and gown order to: email@example.com, call (708) 456-0300, Ext. 3383 or visit the Office of Student Life, room B240.