Rain Plan for May 11 Commencement Ceremony

 

BRCC News | Published May 9, 2019

Because of the weather forecast for Saturday morning, Blue Ridge Community College commencement ceremony will be held indoors on Saturday, May 11, on an alternate schedule.

 

Commencement Ceremony

Blue Ridge Conference Hall

Blue Ridge Community College

Henderson County Campus

 

Applied Science Graduates:
Degrees, diplomas,
and certificate
graduates

 

Saturday, May 11, 2019
Inclement weather
ceremony start time:

9 a.m.

 

  • Doors will open at 8:15 a.m. for ticketed guests.
  • Lineup: Graduates are to report to the second floor of the Technology Education and Development Center no later than 8:15 a.m. to line up for the ceremony processional.

College Transfer Graduates:
Associate in Science, Associate in Arts,
Associate in Fine Arts, and
Associate in Engineering Graduates

 

Saturday, May 11, 2019
Inclement weather
ceremony start time:

11:30 a.m.

 

  • Doors will open at 10:45 a.m. for ticketed guests.
  • Lineup: Graduates are to report to the second floor of the Technology Education and Development Center no later than 10:45 a.m. to line up for the ceremony processional.

For more information, contact the Registrar's Office at 828.694.1794. 

Faculty

  • Faculty should report to TEDC Room 102 no later than 8:15 a.m. to line up for the processional for the first ceremony. All faculty should return to TEDC Room 102 no later than 11 a.m. to prepare for the second ceremony.
  • Faculty should report to the Conference Hall stage immediately after the first ceremony to take a group picture.

Trustees

The breakfast event for the Board of Trustees and the President’s invited guests will be held as planned at 8 a.m. in the Blue Ridge Conference Hall. Trustees may choose to stay for the second ceremony at 11:30 a.m., but it is not expected. Please contact Tammy Pryor at  828.694.1705 if you have any questions.

President’s Invited Guests

The breakfast event for the Board of Trustees and the President’s invited guests will be held as planned at 8 a.m. in the Blue Ridge Conference Hall.

Invited guests of the President may choose to attend either or both ceremonies. Please contact Tammy Pryor at  828.694.1705 if you have any questions.

  • 9 a.m. ceremony: Please arrive no later than 8:30 a.m. and report to the assigned seating near the front of the Blue Ridge Conference Hall.
  • 11:30 ceremony: Please arrive no later than 11 a.m. and report to the assigned seating near the front of the Blue Ridge Conference Hall