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Winter 2020 Virtual Commencement

Congratulations Summer and Fall 2020 Graduates!

We're proud to recognize your achievements with you and your families and hope you will join us for the Winter 2020 Virtual Commencement! This virtual event video will be available on MCC’s website, on Saturday, December 12 at 10 a.m.

How to Participate in the Winter 2020 Virtual Commencement Ceremony

  1. Complete the graduation application through myMCC > Self-Service by November 1
  2. Once we process your graduation application, we'll send you an email with a link to a form where you can submit a personal photo. We'll add your name, degree and/or certificate, applicable honors, and a brief quote to your photo and include it in the commencement video. You must submit your photo by November 8.

Getting Ready for the Big Day

Caps and gowns are not required however, you may purchase an optional cap and gown online in the MCC Store for your personal use.

Pick up your diploma covers, tassels and achievement cords in the Office of Student Affairs, A252, beginning December 1 (one per graduate).

Our graduation partner, Jostens, will mail your official degree or certificate to you six to eight weeks from the end of the semester, if all graduation requirements have been met.

The Day of the Ceremony

The pre-recorded ceremony will begin at 10 a.m., on Saturday, December 12, and will remain on MCC’s website at www.mchenry.edu/graduation for one week. Please share this link with your family and friends. The ceremony will last approximately 45 minutes.

If you have questions regarding the virtual commencement ceremony, contact lchristopher@mchenry.edu.

If you have questions regarding graduation requirements, see www.mchenry.edu/graduation or email vbrennan@mchenry.edu.