BRCC Spring 2021 Commencement

Thursday, May 20 | 9 a.m.


Baton Rouge Community College will hold an in-person commencement ceremony on Thursday, May 20 at 9 a.m. for the graduating class of 2021. The in-person ceremony for graduating students and their families will take place outside on the BRCC Mid City Campus grounds north of the Bienvenue Student Center, 201 Community College Dr.  The College will also live stream the event on its social media pages. 

Each student will be given 3 tickets per CDC guidelines. Children under 2 years of age do not need a ticket.

Virtual Graduation Forum

Save the date for the upcoming Virtual Graduation Forums. More information will be shared, along with the registration link. 

Click here to register ( )

Graduation Regalia

All students must wear regalia to participate in the commencement ceremony. Students interested in purchasing a graduation cap and gown, along with other graduation accessories, can place an order via the BRCC bookstore website at until April 20, 2021.  Orders take 1-2 weeks to ship and will ship from our vendor.

After April 20, the bookstore will have stock available in store for graduation gowns and some accessories.  Orders can still be placed online for these (ship within 2 business days) or students can call us at 225-216-8012.  


Application for Graduation / Registrar

Visit the Registrar’s webpage to access the application for graduation:


For questions about graduation, email: