Graduation Information Application for Graduation Whether you plan to participate in commencement or not, you are required to apply for graduation at the Office of the Registrar on the East or West Campus by the deadline for the semester in which you intend to graduate. The deadlines are as follows: May graduation deadline for application is February 28 or the following Monday if falling on a weekend. August graduation deadline for application is June 30 or the following Monday if falling on a weekend. December graduation deadline for application is October 15 or the following Monday if falling on a weekend. Application (PDF format) Regalia and Graduation ItemsYou may drop by the bookstore in the Harvin Student Center anytime between Monday, July 29 and Thursday, August 8 to purchase your regalia. The price for the cap, gown and tassel is $31.99. If you need an extra cap or tassel, they can be purchased individually. The cap is $12.49 and a tassel is $5.99. The last day to pick up regalia is on Thursday, August 8, 2013. If you come after August 8 and the bookstore is out of stock in your size, we may not have time to get your correct size in time for graduation. Students may order announcements, diploma frames and class rings online at www.dmcbookstore.com. Click on Graduation on the bottom left hand side of the home page and follow the link for the desired item. Announcements take 2-3 weeks for printing and delivery. Please keep that in mind and place your orders as soon as possible. If you have any questions regarding these items, please call the Bookstore at (361) 884-1823 or visit the Bookstore website at www.dmcbookstore.com. DiplomasDiplomas are mailed to you within approximately nine weeks after the semester ends.Commencement Fall 2013 commencement ceremonies will be held at 7 p.m. Friday, December 13, at Richardson Performance Hall at the corner of Baldwin Blvd. and Ayers Street on the Del Mar College East Campus. If you have any questions, please call (361) 698-1248. Live Stream The Commencement ceremony will be streamed live at http://www.delmar.edu/webcasts. The link will be avaiable 15 minutes before the start of the ceremony.