We Celebrate You.

You applied. Studied. Wrote. Read. Studied some more. Made new friends. Worked. Aced it. Succeeded. Graduated.

You did it! You didn't give up. You persisted, worked hard and sacrificed. Graduating, here and now, is an achievement both remarkable and inspiring.

Congratulations class of 2020 – 2021, this is your time and we celebrate you.

Special Message for our Graduates

2020 – 2021 Commencement

May 8, 2021

CHAPTERS – Links below will open video segment in a new window.
00:00:00  2021 Commencement Introduction
00:01:04  Opening Comments, Dr. Kathleen Plinske, Executive Vice President and Provost
00:04:07  Dr. Sanford C. Shugart, Valencia College President
00:09:16  Ms. Tracey Stockwell, Chair, Valencia College District Board of Trustees
00:10:00  Conferring of Degrees Tradition
00:11:34  Moving of the Tassel
00:11:54  Mr. Stanton Reed, Former President, Collegewide Faculty Association
00:15:55  Ms. Linh Dang, Distinguished Alumna
00:17:18  Ms. Samantha Tanner, Mary S. Collier Distinguished Graduate
00:22:40  Congrats, Grads
00:31:00  Bachelor of Applied Science Degree Graduates
00:45:45  Bachelor of Science Degree Graduates
00:50:04  Associate in Arts Degree Graduates — A – D - E – J - K – O - P – T - U – Z
03:16:37  Associate in Science Degree Graduates — A – F - G – L - M – R - S – Z
Grad Names

Valencia College faculty and administration volunteers carefully recorded graduates' names for this virtual commencement. Best efforts were taken to properly pronounce each name. Any misproununciations are unintentional.

Commencement Program

Your virtual graduation will follow the traditional format.


Social Media Toolkit

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