55th Annual 

  Saturday, May 27, 2023

  10:00 A.M.

  Upper Lawn (Between Buildings 9 and 13)

Commencement is a significant and memorable event that symbolizes a student's scholastic accomplishment. It is a time when the faculty, attired in academic dress, pays tribute to the graduating class, and is also an occasion that is very meaningful to family and friends. 

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Commencement Timeline

Friday, May 26, 2023 

Commencement Rehearsal at Cañada College

  • Rehearsal
    • Upper Lawn – Between Buildings 9 and 13
    • 2 - 3 P.M.

Saturday, May 27, 2023

Commencement Ceremony at Cañada College

  • Guest Arrival
    • Starting at 8:30 A.M.
    • Upper Lawn (Between Buildings 9 and 13)
    • Seating is first come, first serve
    • Free parking in student lots

Saturday, May 27, 2023

  • Graduate Check-in
    • 9 - 9:45 a.m.
    • The Grove (Building 5, Third Floor)
  • Commencement Ceremony
    • Upper Lawn (Between Buildings 9 and 13)
    • 10 a.m. 
  •  Reception
    • Immediately following commencement ceremony
    • Lower Lawn (Near Theater and Building 8)
    • Light grab-and-go refreshments served


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Grad Gear! How to Purchase College Regalia

You can order regalia and other commencement merchandise from the Cañada Bookstore and orders will be mailed to your homes.

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For our Grads, Parents, Grandparents, Faculty and Staff.

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Class of 2023 Commencement Program

Cañada College welcomes you—the Class of 2023—into the ranks of the proud alumni of Cañada College. We also welcome your families and friends to this 55th Commencement celebration, mindful and appreciative of their contribution to your achievement through their support, sacrifice and encouragement.

View Commencement Booklet (PDF)

Let's Celebrate!

Congratulations to the Class of 2023! Post about your celebration with #iCANgrad23, #cañadagrad or #cañadacollege to be featured on our social wall.

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