Sillhouette of students lined up for commencement as the sun sets.

Commencement 2021

Congratulations, graduates! As your final semester at Riverside City College comes to an end, we would like to acknowledge your commitment, academic accomplishments and stellar dedication as you venture into the world.

Commencement 2021 Program               VIEW                CEREMONY
Drive Through Ceremony 

2021 Virtual Commencement


Commencement Slides

Cap and Gown Information

Academic regalia (cap and gown) is available for purchase through the RCC Bookstore. Regalia can be purchased online or in the store during open hours. Please check with the bookstore to ensure the regalia is in stock before coming to campus.  

Your Diploma/Certificate  

Graduates who have met all requirements for graduation, diploma(s) will be mailed at the end of summer. Students that have been permitted to participate in commencement but have outstanding requirements in order to complete their degree must enroll in lacking requirements during the summer term. Otherwise, graduates are required to reapply for your degree(s) in a future term. Please contact Evaluations at or call 951-222-8610 and leave a message for a return phone call if you have changed your address since completing your graduation application.   

Drive Through Celebration

An optional Drive Through Celebration was held Thursday, June 3 at RCC in the parking structure.

2021 Slideshow