Commencement Ceremony

Save the Date: Commencement takes place June 19, 2020

The ceremony takes place each year in June on the Bellevue College campus. All students who apply for graduation between Fall 2019 and Summer 2020 may attend the ceremony.

We make specific details about the ceremony available on this site beginning in April. Some information is provided under Frequently Asked Questions on the menu to the left.

View Commencement 2019

Congratulations, graduates! The 2019 ceremony took place on June 21, 2019. Thank you to all who joined together to celebrate our graduating class.

Full Video

The college held two ceremonies in 2019 based on degree type. You can watch a full recording of both ceremonies online.

Blue Ceremony 2019 Video

Silver Ceremony 2019 Video


Professional photographs were taken as each graduate walked across the stage. You can find and purchase your photos on the Grad Images website.


The college does not hand out the actual diplomas at the ceremony. Diplomas are mailed after your final classes are complete and the degree has been added to your official transcript.

For other questions about graduation, commencement, and diplomas, you can review our Frequently Asked Questions.

Last Updated November 15, 2019