Frequently Asked Questions
Q: When and where is the commencement ceremony?
The ceremony is Friday, June 29, at 6 p.m. in the Library Quad at Foothill College in Los Altos Hills. The quad is located in the center of the campus.
Q: Who can participate in the 2018 commencement ceremony?
We invite you to participate in the 2018 commencement ceremony if you graduated or will graduate from Foothill College during the following terms:
- Summer 2017, Fall 2017, Winter 2018 or will graduate at the end of Spring 2018 or end of Summer 2018
Q: How can I make sure my name is printed in the commencement program?
Meet with your counselor and submit a Petition to Graduate Form by Monday, May 14 to have your name printed in the program. The deadline to petition for spring quarter graduation is June 1, but after May 14, your name will not appear printed in the program.
Q: When is the deadline to petition for spring graduation?
The deadline to petition for spring quarter graduation is June 1. If you would like your name printed in the graduation program, petition by May 14.
Q: What steps do I need to take to graduate?
Q: Will there be a rehearsal for the commencement ceremony?
Yes, there will be a rehearsal on Friday, June 29, at 10 a.m. at the Library Quad.