Graduation & Ceremonies

Important Information for Students

Spring 2023 Graduation

Tuesday, May 9th at 7:00 p.m. (doors open at 6:00 p.m.)
ECU’s Williams Arena at Minges Coliseum
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Graduation Rehearsal

  • Tuesday, May 9 at 10:00 a.m. (arrive by 9:30 a.m. to line up)
  • Williams Arena at Minges Coliseum – Smith-Williams Center entrance
  • Attendance is required

Graduation Ceremony

  • Tuesday, May 9 at 7:00 p.m.
  • Williams Arena at Minges Coliseum – Smith-Williams Center entrance
  • Graduates must be in line to march no later than 6:15 p.m.

Photo Specialties

  • Proofs and order information will be mailed directly to the graduate’s home address and posted on Photo Specialties’ website at www.seemygraduate.com approximately two weeks after graduation.
  • Contact Photo Specialties directly at 1-800-722-7033 with questions regarding photo package orders.

Diploma Distribution

  • Confirm your address on record is correct by visiting your myPittCC portal account.
  • Diplomas/degrees awarded during Spring Semester 2023 will be mailed to the home address on record 10-12 weeks after the graduation ceremony.
  • Students cannot pick up diplomas/degrees on campus.


Graduation Ceremony

  • Tuesday, May 9 at 7:00 p.m. (doors open at 6:00 p.m.)
  • Williams Arena at Minges Coliseum
    200 Ficklen Drive, Greenville, NC 27858
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  • Parking is available in the Gray, Blue, Wilkinson Gold, or Shreve Silver Lots at Minges Coliseum.
  • Enter through Minges Gates 2 or 3
  • Tickets are Required. Each graduate will receive 10 tickets. Each guest, including children (3 and over), is required to have a ticket, NO EXCEPTIONS.

Guests with Disabilities

  • Contact the Office of Accessibility with any questions: 252-493-7285
  • Enter through Gate 1 – Special seating is available for guests with disabilities.
  • Interpreters for the hearing impaired will be located stage right on the floor, and designated seating is reserved.
  • See any usher when arriving for assistance locating special seating areas for guests with disabilities.


Pitt Community College would like to invite everyone to the live streaming of our 2023 Commencement Exercises. The live stream will start promptly at 6:30 pm. Please join us by visiting our YouTube page. Like, Subscribe, and turn on notifications.

Graduation Application Instructions

Step 1: Submit a Graduation Application online through MYPITTCC Portal. Log into your portal and click on “Students” in the blue box labeled “Graduation Application” on the right.

Step 2: Contact your advisor to REVIEW your application and program evaluation. Your application will not be processed by the Registrar’s Office until it has been REVIEWED and APPROVED by your advisor online.

Step 3: After your advisor has APPROVED your graduation application online, the Registrar’s Office will do the final evaluations.

If you plan to participate in commencement, the cost is $40, and payment is due when you pick up your cap and gown at the PCC Student Store.  Pick-up will be TBA.

Please direct commencement-related questions to pccgraduation@email.pittcc.edu.

Past Commencements

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