Virtual Commencement Registration

To participate in Rachel Carson College's Virtual Commencement, graduating students must register during the open period. With the changing nature of the pandemic, the state, county, and UC restrictions on in-person gatherings are unknown for June. However, we are investigating ways to make commencement special for those graduating and will keep you updated as plans develop and if new opportunities emerge.

Registration for Commencement 

Registration is now open and will close on Wednesday, May 19More comprehensive details (and registration) can be found on UCSC's central Commencement page.

Graduation Gift Boxes

We  sending gift boxes to help you and your family celebrate. All students who request for a Class 2021 Gift Box by April 15 at 11:59pm will have a graduate gift box mailed to their preferred address. Packages can be expected to arrive between May 17 and June 4. Contents include a diploma cover, stole of gratitude, sluggage tag, and a slug sticker.

Please note: Students who will not be participating in virtual commencement but would like to receive a gift box may also register here.