Welcome Graduates!

City College of San Francisco’s Commencement Ceremony*!

WHEN: Thursday, May 24, 2018 at 5:00 p.m. (Graduates/Participants are expected to arrive at 4:00 p.m. prior to the start of the ceremony.)

WHERE: Davies San Francisco Symphony Hall (201 Van Ness Avenue, San Francisco, California 94102. Cross Streets: Hayes and Grove. Directions to San Francisco Symphony Hall at Getting Here)

REGISTRATION: WEB4 student account (Closed)    

CAP & GOWN: Wednesday, April 25, 2018, 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at the Bookstore (Ocean Campus)

DEADLINE to Purchase Cap & Gown: Friday, May 11, 2018

Extra Tickets: A limited number of extra tickets were disbursed on  Monday, May 14, 2018. Graduates must have signed up for extra tickets. No more extra tickets are available at this time.


*Important Notes:

All dates and times are subject to change. Please regularly check this website for updates. For more information, please read the 2018 Graduate Commencement Ceremony Circular. If you have additional questions, please contact or visit the Office of Student Affairs & Wellness.

Please note that you do not need to contact the Ocean Campus Bookstore about purchasing a cap and gown; your registration information will be given to the Bookstore. However, payment for purchasing a cap and gown must be made on the date of the Grad Finale or thereafter. The Bookstore does not offer free caps and gowns.





Registration: Commencement Ceremony


Commencement registration is now CLOSED online. In order to participate in the Commencement Ceremony, all graduates should have registered by Thursday, April 12, 2018.


To register:

  1. log on to your WEB4 student account;
  2. click on Student Services;
  3. select “Commencement Ceremony Registration” and follow the prompts.


Requirements for Participation 

Eligibility Requirements**

  • Completion and Submission of Graduate Petition Form to Admissions & Records (A&R) by the Deadline (Applicants/graduates from the previous Summer, Fall and Spring Semesters are eligible to participate)
  • Registration for Commencement through WEB4
  • Verification of Eligibility to Graduate by A&R


**Important Notes:

Students whose graduate petition is denied or who fail to satstify all course requirements may not be eligible to participate in the Commencement Ceremony. Graduates from Summer 2017, Fall 2017 or Spring 2018 are welcome to participate. Students completing certificate programs may not participate in commencement but may participate in separate program-specific award recognition ceremonies.

Registering for and participating in the Commencement Ceremony are not equivalent to degree completion. If you have questions about your degree completion, please visit or call the Admissions & Records Office (Conlan Hall, Room 107, Ocean Campus, 415-239-3285).

CCSF Grads


Interested in attending other Awards & Recognition Programs at CCSF? More information to come soon.

Fil-Grad: Tuesday, May 15, 2018, 6:30-8:00 p.m. MUB 140 (Ocean Campus). Call 415-452-5922 for more information.

UMOJA/AASP/Rites of Passage Ceremony: May 17, 2018, 5:30-7:30 p.m. Diego Rivera Theatre. Reception: 7:30 to 9:00 in Smith Hall Cafeteria.

Diversity Collaborative: May 18, 2018, 5:00-7:00 p.m. in MUB 140 (Ocean Campus).

VIDA Scholarship/Recognition Ceremony: May 18, 2018, 6:00 to 9:00 p.m. in City Cafe (Ocean Campus). RSVP by May 11, 2018.

HARTS Recognition Ceremony: May 18, 2018, noon to 2:00 p.m. in the Student Union Lounge. RSVP.

Transitional Studies High School Diploma/GED graduation taking place on May 23, 11:00 a.m. (Mission Center).






OSAW Assessment

To learn more about how our office assesses the College's Commencement Ceremonies and other events, programs and activities, please read Assessment Plan: The Office of Student Affairs & Wellness or OSAW Student Services Outcomes.