Application Deadlines

  • Fall Graduation - November 1
  • Spring Graduation (including Winter Intersession) - March 1
  • Summer Graduation - June 1

*Applications submitted after a semester’s respective deadline will not be processed until the next semester.

Steps to Graduation

Spring 2024 Commencement

Date: Saturday, May 11, 2024
Time: TBD
Location: Arizona State University | Desert Financial Arena |600 E Veterans Way, Tempe, AZ 85281
Full Event Details

A gallery of photographs from the 2023 Commencement is now available. To view thumbnails for the photos, click the "Grid layout" icon in the upper right corner of the gallery.

Graduation 2023 - Photo Gallery

Additional Details

Graduation Regalia

There is no application fee to apply for graduation.

You can now order your cap and gown online and have it shipped to your home. A cap and gown (regalia) are required to participate in the ceremony.

Ship to Home Closing Date: April 14, 2024 at 11:59 pm
Orders placed after April 14th are not guaranteed to arrive in time for graduation.

NOTE: Regalia will be shipped to the address you provide. Please allow a minimum of 14 business days for your order to ship.

Order your cap and gown online

Graduation Badge

2023 Mesa Community College Graduate

Let your friends and family know you are graduating from Mesa Community College by adding a Grad Badge to your Facebook timeline.


  • Diplomas for your earned degree and certificate will be mailed to your address on record. We’re processing applications for degrees and certificates as we normally would, which means that degrees and certificates will be mailed to their address of record once grades have been processed and the college has confirmed that all requirements have been met. All financial obligations to MCC must be cleared before we can release your degree and/or certificate and transcripts. Log in to to update your address and check for any messages posted in your Student Center.