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Commencement 2019

Friday, May 31, 2019

Celebrate the accomplishments of Coastline Community College's Class of 2019 at the Annual Commencement Ceremony.

The ceremony will be held at the Robert B. Moore Theater at Orange Coast College (View the Robert B. Moore Theater in Google Maps ):

Robert B. Moore Theater
2701 Fairview Road
Costa Mesa, CA 92626

Free parking is available in Lot C and D

Commencement 2019 Schedule

Time Description
2:30pm to 3:30pm Graduates check-in
3:00pm Theater doors open
3:45pm Theater doors close
4:00pm Ceremony begins
6:00pm (approximately) Ceremony ends


Each graduate will receive a maximum of 4 (four) guest tickets for general seating in the theater. Seating will be available on a first-come, first-seated basis.

Tickets will only be issued to the Graduate who has RSVP’d to attend the ceremony. Graduates may pick-up their tickets starting 8:00 am Monday, May 13th to 5pm Thursday, May 30th with a photo ID in the Admissions and Records Office.

Each guest must have a ticket to enter the theater. Tickets are needed for children 2 and above. Children 2 and under can sit on an adult’s lap. We will not be responsible for lost or stolen tickets.

How to Order Your Cap & Gown

You can place your order in store or online through the Coastline Bookstore:

  • Click on the "Order your Cap and Gown for Graduation" box.
  • Follow the links to order your Cap and Gown, Graduation Announcements, or anything else you might need.
  • If you have any questions, you can call the Bookstore at 714.241.6101.

The deadline for ordering your Cap and Gown online is Wednesday, May 1, 2019.
In store, purchases can be made through 12 pm on Friday, May 31, 2019.

Commencement 2019 - Live Feed

View the 2019 Graduation Ceremony via LIVE FEED
Friday, May 31, 2019 at 4pm.

Coastline is pleased to present 2 options for viewing the 2019 Graduation Ceremony.

  • View the graduation in High Definition (
  • View the graduation with closed captioning (
    • To Connect to the CCC Graduation Ceremony, please fill in your First Name, Last Name, Email address, and Screen Name.
    • Then click on Connect.
    • Once you have connected, the conference video can be seen in the upper left-hand panel.
    • To view via the closed captioning feature, click on the "CC" button on the upper right portion of the screen.
    • To increase the size of your video, click on the square in the upper right-hand corner of the video panel. Then scroll down to the bottom of the menu and click "detach panel".

Feel free to contact Coastline's Graduation Department at 714.241.6002 or

Applying for Graduation

An Associate in Arts Degree or a Certificate of Achievement is not automatically awarded. Students are required to petition for graduation at the beginning of the semester in which they will be completing their final requirements. The petition to apply for graduation is available online or in the Admissions and Records Office during the graduation petitioning periods below.

Submit the completed petition form to: 11460 Warner Ave, Fountain Valley CA. 92708 Attn. Graduation, by email at, or by fax 714-241-6288.

Important! Please be sure to have official transcripts from all the colleges you have attended on file in the Admissions and Records Office before you submit your Petition to apply for graduation form.

If you are not currently enrolled you will need to meet the current catalog degree requirements for the current academic year.

Military students may obtain a graduation petition online at

Graduation Petitioning Periods

Semester Application Period Begins Deadline to Submit Application
Summer 2019 June 10, 2019 July 14, 2019
Fall 2019 August 26, 2019 November 17, 2019
Spring 2019 January 28, 2019 April 5, 2019

Diplomas will be mailed two months after the end of the semester in which the application was filed.

Commencement exercises are held once a year at the end of the Spring Semester.

Please Note: The commencement ceremony will be held during the month of May. Detailed information will be mailed to all graduation candidates beginning in mid-March.

For more information, please call (714) 241-6002 or by email at

Office Hours

Monday thru Thursday
8am to 5pm
8am to 12pm


College Center, 1st floor
(714) 241-6002

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