***Spring classes will continue meeting through alternative instructional methods and end on time (May 5). Extracurricular activities remain suspended until further notice. For general information, call the PCC Student Coronavirus Hotline at (252) 493-7245, between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m., Monday through Friday.***04

Graduation & Ceremonies

2020 Commencement Ceremony

The 2020 Pitt Community College Commencement Ceremony will be held Wednesday, May 6, 2020 at the Williams Arena (Minges Coliseum, ECU) at 7:00 p.m. for all graduates.

Apply for Graduation

Students will need to apply for graduation through their MyPittCC Portal.

Additional Information for Students

Students can find additional information about the commencement ceremony on the Graduation Page in their MyPittCC Portal. This will include information about the graduation fair, cap and gown, degrees and diplomas, honor cords, graduation photos and more.


Parking is available in all lots surrounding the Athletics Complex at Williams Arena.


Each guest, including children and infants, who attends the commencement ceremony will be required to have a ticket. Graduates will receive tickets for the ceremony at cap and gown pick-up on April 14-16, 2020.

Transitional Studies Graduation Ceremony

The 2020 Transitional Studies Graduation Ceremony will be held Thursday, May 7, 2020 at the Greenville Convention Center at 7:00 p.m. This ceremony will include graduates from High School Equivalency, Adult High School, and Career Academy.

Past Ceremonies

2019 Commencement

The 2019 Pitt Community College Spring Commencement was held at the Williams Arena (Minges Coliseum, ECU) on Wednesday, May 8, 2019 at 7:00 p.m. Visit PCC’s Flickr website for photos of the event.

The 2019 PCC Graduation event was rebroadcast on PittTV Suddenlink Communications Cable (Channel 13) at 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. every Sunday from the event through the month of September. Schedule adjustments may have occurred.

Please direct questions regarding the commencement ceremony to Emily Davis at 252-493-7858 or eddavis916@my.pittcc.edu.

Additional Upcoming Events and Celebrations

Graduation Fair – February 25-26, 2020; PCC Bookstore, Goess Student Center

Cap and Gown Pick-Up – April 14-16, 2020; PCC Bookstore, Goess Student Center

Graduation Cookout – April 24, 2020; more info coming soon!