Rachel Carson College Commencement


The Rachel Carson College 2022 Commencement Program will be available Spring 2022

University of California, Santa Cruz
Rachel Carson College Commencement 

For more information please visit UCSC Commencement

and email at commencement@ucsc.edu 


Rachel Carson College Commencement 

Friday, June 10 | 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Get Involved with RCC Commencement 2022:

  • Registration for commencement will be open from Monday, March 28 to Monday, May 16. Visit our commencement website for more details about registration.

  • Important upcoming events for graduates:

    • Grad Fair

      • Wednesday, March 30 & Thursday, March 31 | 10 am - 6 pm | Redwood Lounge 

    • Order your regalia

      • Purchase your cap and gown today! The deadline to order regalia is Tuesday, May 10, at 8:59 PM.

      • ORDER HERE

    IMPORTANT: Please understand this is a SEPARATE process from "Applying to Graduate." 

    This process ONLY registers you for the commencement ceremony and/or the Post-Commencement Virtual Celebration. You must apply separately to graduate via MyUCSC to receive your diploma and degree from the university.

  • Commencement Involvement:

    • Please read below if you would like to be more involved in commencement. If you are interested in any of these opportunities, please sign-up using this form by April 11th, 2022 (This deadline is different from the commencement registration deadline because of the importance of selecting/rehearsing for the roles below).

      • Speak at Commencement

      • Senior Committee




Rachel Carson College Student Life Office  | Student Commons Building in Rachel Carson College Plaza
(831) 459-4279 | carsonstudentlife@ucsc.edu