Top of Page

Graduation Information

HawCC East Hawaiʻi Rehearsal (Mandatory): Friday May 13, 2016

  • Location: Edith Kanaka’ole Multi-Purpose Stadium.
  • Time: 12:00 pm
  •  Refreshments will be provided at rehearsal.

HawCC East Hawaiʻi Commencement Ceremony: Friday May 13, 2016

  • Location: Edith Kanaka’ole Multi-Purpose Stadium.
  • Check-In Time: Please check-in at the entrance to Aunty Sally’s Luau Hale by 5:30 pm to line up and receive instructions for the ceremony.
  • Ceremony Time: 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm 
  • Entrance to graduation is open to all and does not require a ticket.

Questions regarding commencement can be forwarded to commencement co-chairpersons, Kenoa Dela Cruz or Christine Quintana at 934-2720 or by email.  For disability accommodations, please contact Mari Giel at 934-2725 V/TTY or by email.  A sign language interpreter will be provided for the event.


HawCC Pālamanui Rehearsal, Friday, May 13, 2016

  • Location: Rehearsal on Friday, May 13, 2016
  • Time: 4:00 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.
  • Dinner to follow

HawCC Pālamanui Commencement Ceremony, Saturday, May 14, 2016

  • Location: Pālamanui Campus, Kailua-Kona
  • Time: 4:00 p.m. (3:00 p.m. - Seating of Guests)
  • Grads check-in at 2:30 p.m.
  • Ceremony Time: 4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
  • Reception - Cake and punch to follow

For disability accommodations and other questions, please contact UH West Hawai'i Student Services at 969-8816.