Commencement is the College's time to celebrate all of your accomplishments as a graduating class, with your family and friends.

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Graduates, family, friends, faculty and staff, stay informed about upcoming commencements and re-visit past ceremonies. And remember to share your graduation moments, using #GGCgrad on Twitter and Instagram. Go Grizzlies!

Upcoming Ceremonies

Fall Commencement Ceremony
Thursday, Dec. 14, 2017
Infinite Energy Center Arena

Spring Commencement Ceremony
Thursday, May 17, 2018
GGC Lawn

Summer Commencement Ceremony
Thursday, Aug. 2, 2018
Infinite Energy Center

Previous Commencement Ceremonies

Summer Commencement 2017
Speaker: The Honorable David Shafer, President Pro Tempore, Georgia State Senate

Spring Commencement 2017
Speaker: The Honorable Stacey Y. Abrams, Minority Leader, Georgia House of Representatives

Fall Commencement 2016
Speaker: 
Sanjay Parekh, Technology Entrepreneur

Summer Commencement 2016
Speaker: First Lady Sandra Deal

Spring Commencement 2016
Speaker: Aimee Copeland

Fall Commencement 2015
Speaker: Georgia Secretary of State Brian Kemp

Summer Commencement 2015
Speaker: Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges President Belle S. Wheelan, Ph.D.

Spring Commencement 2015
Speaker: His Excellency Jeremiah Sulunteh, the Ambassador of the Republic of Liberia

Fall Commencement 2014
Speaker: Congressman Rob Woodall

Summer Commencement 2014
Speaker: Chancellor Hank M. Huckaby

Spring Commencement 2014
Speaker: Karyn Greer

Fall Commencement 2013
Speaker: GGC Alumnus Homero González

Summer Commencement 2013
Speaker: City of Lawrenceville Mayor Judy Johnson

Spring Commencement 2013
Speaker: Ambassador Andrew Young