Graduation and Commencement

Getting ready for the 2021 commencement on May 14, 2021

Order a Cap/Gown

March 8-April 16, 2021: Students need to order cap and gown from the Jack McCann College Store located in the Casper College Student Union.  Students will also pick up cap and gown from there starting May 3, 2021.  Cost is $38. To have regalia delivered to your address, there is an additional $11 delivery fee.


Practice for commencement is at 10 a.m. on Friday, May 14, 2021, at the Ford Wyoming Center (formerly Casper Events Center).

Commencement is 7 p.m. on Friday, May 14, 2021, at the Ford Wyoming Center. Doors open at 6 p.m. Students must be there by 6:30 p.m. The ceremony is open to the public.

The ceremony will be available for watching online via livestream.

Students can be a part of the 2020 class gift through the CC Alumni Association. For more info call 307-268-2256 or go to


Questions about commencement? Contact Student Records at 307-268-3123 or email

Questions regarding cap and gown ordering or pickup? Contact the Jack McCann College Store at 307-268-2202.

All graduates need to fill out these form(s):

  • You will need to apply for graduation by April 1 whether or not you will participate in the ceremony
  • In order to participate in the commencement ceremony, please complete the Intent to participate in Commencement form by Friday, April 30, 2021.

Important Graduation Deadlines and Dates

The application for graduation is needed for a student to be awarded the degree and have a diploma created for them. You need to fill out the application for graduation whether or not you intend to participate in the commencement ceremony.

  • April 1 – Application Deadline for Spring 2021 Graduation
  • July 16 – Application Deadline for Summer Graduation
  • December 1 – Application Deadline for Fall Graduation

The commencement ceremony takes place once a year following the end of the Spring Semester. It is typically held on the Friday evening following final exam week.

Fall and Summer graduates are also encouraged to participate in the commencement ceremony.