stage view of graduation

Commencement | Graduation Ceremony 2024!

Here's a fun recap of the day in 2023.  Enjoy.

Seahawks, Congratulations on your monumental accomplishment! All of us at Los Angeles Harbor College share your families' and friends' excitement on your completion of an A.A., ADT, CTE Certificate, and or completion of Transfer requirements. This year marks our 74th year that students like you have participated in our commencement exercises. To ensure your experience creates lasting memories for you and your loved ones, please familiarize yourself with the information below.  Donate your Gown - Help a fellow Seahawk by donating your cap and gown AFTER the graduation ceremony.  Boxes will be located outside of the stadium. Thank you for your consideration.  All of us at Los Angeles Harbor College and LACCD wish you much success.

RSVP for Graduation (Click)

Line-Up Information 

  • On Graduation Day.  We will start in the gym.  After you take your Class of 2024 picture, we will line up to enter the gym.

  • If you are lined up on the right (WEST), you will sit on the NORTH side – your guests can sit on the NORTH side stands 

  • If you are lined up on the left (EAST), you will sit on the SOUTH side – your guests can sit on the SOUTH side

Commencement Check-List 

(click above and it leads you to a dedicated page)  -- We are in the Planning Phase of Graduation.  

LAHC Commencement Checklist

Commencement Date

Tuesday, June 4, 2024 - 9:00 am
Los Angeles Harbor College Seahawk Stadium
Please note that you will be walking on artificial grass. High heels will not be permitted!!!

Questions? Email us at @email

Graduation Day Schedule - June 4th

Graduation Day 2024 Schedule


COVID Safety Protocols

  • If you, or your guests, should have symptoms or are currently in isolation/quarantine period due to recent infection or exposure, for your safety and the safety of others, you cannot attend.
  • Since our event is outside, masks are not required but are strongly recommended.
  • Please note that protocols are subject to change. Information on protocol updates will be communicated to graduates/candidates to share with guests by email or another appropriate mechanism.

Additional Celebrations you can be a part of:

  • Dean and President's Academic Honors* - Date/Time/Location: TBA (by invitation only - check your emails)

We will honor all students who received a President's and/or Dean's Honor Roll Award during the Fall 2022, Spring 2023, and Fall 2023 semesters.  See the requirements below.

  • President's Distinguished Honor Cord Presentation:  Date/Time/Location TBA  (Invitation Only from the President's Office)
  • LA College Promise Medal Presentation:  Date:  Pending
  • Additional Celebrations you can be a part of:
    • Transfer Recognition Ceremony - Friday, May 3, 2024 
      • 8:30 am - 12:30 pm - Congrats Seahawks! The LAHC Transfer Center would like to honor your great success in transferring to a university. This is an on-campus event in the Student Union MPR. 
      • RSVP by April 26 - CLICK HERE

    APDA Celebration RSVP

    Affinity Graduate Celebrations 2024
Academic Excellence Requirements


NOTE:  Students Receiving the President's Distinguished Honor Cord will be contacted individually.
Follow us on Social Media.  Be sure to use the #lahcgrad2024 throughout Commencement and tag us #lahcedu