2018 Commencement Ceremony
May 19, 2018 @ 3pm
Jenny Craig Pavilion, University of San Diego
Address: 5998 Alcalá Park San Diego, CA 92110
(Registration Information below)
Commencement invitations, which will include registration information, will be mailed to you beginning late March (for Summer2017 & Fall 2017 graduates) and mid-April (for Spring 2018 graduates) to your mailing address on file. If your mailing address has changed, please be sure to update your information on Reg-e.
Upon receipt of your Commencement invitation, graduates will be able to register online for the May 2018 commencement ceremony through the registration link provided in the invitation. Once online registration begins, a closing date will be provided.
Commencement is free for students and guests to attend. However, guests will require tickets for entrance to the Commencement Ceremony. Ticket information will come out at the end of January. If you have additional questions regarding the ceremony, please call the Evaluations Office at 619-388-2680.
For more information about the Commencement Ceremony, click here.
Petition for Graduation Deadlines!
- November 17, 2017 - Deadline to file a Petition for Graduation and be a Fall 2017 graduate. Students filing after this date will be Spring 2017 graduates.
- February 15, 2018 - Deadline to file a Petition for Graduation ONLY for students transferring to a CSU in Fall 2018 and completing an Associate Degree for Transfer (ADT).
- March 23, 2018 - Deadline to file a Petition for Graduation for Spring 2018 and ensure your name will be included in the 2018 Commencement Program.
- April 30, 2018 - Deadline to file a Petition for Graduation and be a Spring 2018 graduate. Students filing after this date will be Summer 2018 graduates.
- July 31, 2018 - Deadline to file a Petition for Graduation and be a Summer 2018 graduate. Students filing after this date will be Fall 2018 graduates.
- Apply to graduate NOW - Online Petition for Graduation
You could be the next student commencement speaker!
The San Diego Mesa College Commencement Speaker Selection Committee looks for outstanding graduate students to be the commencement speaker for the annual Mesa College graduation. This is your chance to represent your graduating class and to share your wisdom and insights with fellow graduate students. Learn more by downloading the flyer below.
Don't forget - you will become part of thousands of Mesa Alumni!
- Learn more about registering for Alumni information at alumni.sdccd.edu/