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Graduation Information

Foothill Commencement June 24, 2022

Friday, June 24 • 6 p.m. Library Quad

Congratulations, to our 2022 graduates and their families and friends!

62nd Annual Commencement Ceremony

If you missed the in-person or Livestream ceremony, or want to see parts of it again, watch on YouTube.

Watch Recording

Commencement Program

Paper & Digital Diploma Info

Photos from Commencement and Year-End Celebrations

To view photo galleries and download images taken by our Foothill Marketing photographer, see list of events.

Commencement Photos

Available Year-End Galleries

To order your official graduation photo, order online at

Important Dates & Deadlines—More to Come!


Schedule an appointment to meet with with a counselor to petition for graduation.

After you submit your petition for graduation, you will need to RSVP for the main event Click here to Register 

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Order your graduation regalia from the Foothill Bookstore.

Deadline to order cap and gown:

  • Order by June 10 to receive by mail
  • Order by June 16 to pick up on campus in the Bookstore. Hours are 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Tuesday-Thursday and 9 a.m.-9 p.m. Friday, June 24.

Graduaton accessories will be available for purchase at the on-campus Foothill Bookstore starting May 15.

May 3

Attend Grad Fest at Noon–1 p.m. in Cesar Chavez Plaza. Order your cap and gown and get your questions answered.

May 3

Last day to nominate a faculty/staff commencement speaker.

May 13

Last day to petition for graduation is 3 p.m. on Friday, May 13 to have your name listed in the printed commencement program.

May 15

Student speaker application due by Sunday, May 15 at 11:59 p.m.

Graduaton accessories will be available for purchase at the on-campus Foothill Bookstore starting May 15. 

May 25

Deadline for faculty and staff to order graduation regalia from the bookstore. Contact Patrick Beven at email

May 27

Last day to petition for graduation is 3 p.m. on Friday, May 27 to participate in the commencement ceremony. Note: May 13 was the deadline for inclusion in the printed program.

June 3

Last day to register to attend the Commencement Ceremony. 

June 10

Last day to order cap and gown to receive by mail.

June 16

Last day to order cap and gown to pick up on campus by June 17.

June 24

Attend the commencement rehearsal in Library Quad at 10-11 a.m.

Graduates: Meet at Smithwick Theatre at 5 p.m.

62nd annual commencement ceremony begins at 6 p.m.

If you cannot join in person, please watch the Youtube Livestream here.  A recording will also be made available after the event.

Official Graduation Photographer

Note: Grad Images is your official  photographer for the ceremony. Order online now at or grads can meet them at 5 p.m. at Smithwick Theatre during the lineup. 

Foothill Marketing will also have a photographer at graduation taking snapshots throughtout the event. Those photos will be available for viewing and download from this page via a SmugMug link a week or so after the event.

Frequently Asked Questions

See FAQs for more information about graduation


Please note:

Information on this website may be subject to change.

Class of 2022 Graduates

 Share Your Memories at #fhgrad22


End-of-Year Celebrations

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We have other year-end celebrations this season. We hope to see you there!

See list of events



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