Celebrate your accomplishments at Commencement!
Commencement is an important way to mark the completion of this part of your education. Faculty members look forward to sharing it with you, your family, and your friends. We encourage the earlier graduates of the academic year (Summer 2018, Fall 2018 and Winter 2019) and the graduating candidates for Spring and Summer 2019 to join us!

If you would like to participate please email Lisa Shoults and review the instructions for participation.

Graduate with her diploma

Commencement Dates 2018-2019:

Additional dates and locations TBA

Klamath Falls Campus - Saturday, June 15, 2019 at 10:00 am John F. Moehl Stadium in Klamath Falls, OR

Portland-Metro Campus -
Sunday, June 16, 2019 at 2:00 pm Oregon Tech Portland-Metro in Wilsonville, OR

Portland-Metro EMT-ParamedicSaturday, September 8, 2018 at 10:00 am
Medical Lab Science - OHSU - Saturday, December 15, 2018 at 10:00 am OHSU Auditorium
Salem Dental Hygiene - Chemeketa -
Sunday, March 17, 2019 at 2:00 pm 
Seattle (Boeing) Campus -
Tuesday, June 18, 2019 at 5:00 pm

In order to participate and walk in Commencement, please email Lisa Shoults.

In order for your name to appear in the annual commencement program you must have filed your Application for Degree in the Registrar's Office no later than May 1, 2019.

All graduates participating in Commencement are required to wear an academic cap and gown. Cap, gown, and tassels may be purchased at the The Tech Nest in the College Union or online through Jostens. Associate degree candidates wear blue gowns and Bachelor degree candidates wear black gowns.

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Klamath Falls

Graduation Ceremony

Mandatory Rehearsal for all participants - Friday, June 14, 2019 at 2:00 pm

Do not bring your cap and gown. Please assemble according to your major at Owen's Hall (see the map in the attached Instructions for Participation).

The Grad Bash BBQ will be held before rehearsal beginning at 11:30 am outside of the College Union.

All Graduates must report to Owens Hall by 9:15 am. Saturday, June 15, 2019 attired in caps and gowns for final arrangements for the processional. Please arrive on time to ensure a smooth ceremony for all graduates.

Lifetouch photographers will be on site to take your photo when you walk across the stage and receive your diploma. In order to purchase your photographs, visit after the ceremony.

Commencement begins at 10:00 am and lasts approximately 2 hours.

Reception at Oregon Tech Fountain

Immediately following the processional

Flags will designate the meeting location for each department.

This is a great opportunity to mingle and say good-bye to faculty and fellow graduates!




Order your cap & gown, announcement, and class ring!

Alumni Association

Alumni Association

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Lifetouch Photography

Lifetouch Photography

Klamath Falls Campus: Order your Commencement photographs through Lifetouch after the ceremony.