Fall 2020, Spring 2021 and Summer 2021 Graduation Info

You may be very close to finishing the remaining requirements needed to complete your certificate or associates degree.  If you are planning to graduate in December of this year, the Deadline to apply for graduation is fast approaching!

If you have not already done so, make an appointment to meet with a Student Success Advisor before April 15, 2021, to apply for graduation 

Connect With an Advisor Virtually

Main Campus Advising
3344 Jewell Bldg / 7250 State Ave. Kansas City, KS / 913-288-7696 /
Graduation checks are by appointment only. Call or email us to schedule your virtual (either phone or video chat) appointment TODAY!

Technical Education (TEC) Advising
6565 State Ave. Kansas City, KS / 913-288-7812 /

Pioneer Career Center Advising
1901 Spruce St. Leavenworth KS / 913-288-7770 /

If you are completing an Associate in Applied Science Degree

You must meet with your program coordinator and have a degree checklist completed prior to applying for graduation; Academic (Program Coordinator) Contact Info by Major.

Share Your Celebration With Us

Please send pictures from your personal graduation celebration to On social media, to be sure to use the hashtag #KCKCCGrad.

Degree Check

TEC Certificate candidates must complete a certificate check with a TEC counselor or advisor. TEC candidates should call 913-288-7812 and state which program you are completing to schedule an appointment with the appropriate counselor or advisor.

Career Program candidates must complete a certificate check by contacting your Program Coordinator to schedule an appointment.

Completion of all the Certificate Checks will ensure name placement in the graduation ceremony program.

All associate degree candidates for graduation must complete a Degree Check in the Student Success Center by will ensure name placement in the graduation ceremony program. Please contact the Student Success Center at 913-288-7696 to make an appointment, if you have not had a degree check.

All student must complete a degree check to be eligible to attend the ceremony.

Summer 2021 graduation candidates may participate in the May 2021 ceremony only if the student early enrolled in summer courses by April 15, 2021. Summer candidates must be within nine (9) credit hours of completing degree requirements and must have a degree check before April 15, 2021.

Graduation Fee

A graduation processing fee of $20.00 is required even if students do not participate in the Graduation ceremony. The fee may be paid in the Business Office or online at The Graduation Fee must be paid before your cap and gown can be picked up.

Cap and Gown

Cap and Gown distribution starts April 1, 2021 in the Bookstore.  

Graduation Fees must be paid before Graduation Regalia orders can be processed.

Students can order their Cap and Gowns by clicking here.

For questions, please contact the Bookstore at 913-288-7633 or

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