Commencement Information - Graduates


Congratulations 2017 Greenville College Graduates

We are delighted to commend you for your hard work and dedication during your time at GC! As your graduation day quickly approaches, please carefully read and follow the instructions below. If you plan to attend your Commencement ceremony, you are required to order a cap and gown. You may also order graduation announcements, class rings and diploma frames through Herff Jones as well. If you have any questions about which academic school encompasses your major, please see the list at the bottom of the page. 

Adult, Graduate & Off-Campus Education Students

School of Adult Studies, Briner School of Business, and School of Education Ceremony:  Saturday, May 27th, 2017 at 10:00am.

You may place an order for your cap and gown from March 1st until April 28th. All cap and gowns for Adult, Graduate and off-campus Education students will ship directly to the address you enter on the website. There is no charge for your cap and gown and the fee for shipping will be covered by your graduation fee. However, you must place an order on this website to receive a cap and gown for your ceremony.

Link for Adult, Graduates & Off-Campus Cap & Gown Orders

Traditional Students

School of Adult Studies, Briner School of Business, and School of Education Ceremony: Saturday, May 27th, 2017 at 10:00am.

School of Arts & Sciences, School of Professional Studies, and Bastian School of Theology Ceremony: Saturday, May 27th, 2017 at 3:00pm.

Students entered their cap and gown information when they completed the graduation application online. If you have not placed an order please contact Kristin Koehnemann as soon as possible 618.664.7020. Caps and gowns will be available for pick up in the campus mailroom at the end of May. You will receive an email from the mailroom staff reminding you to pick up your cap and gown. 

Graduation Announcements and Class Rings:

Herff Jones has a variety of class rings, diploma frames and graduation announcements available to purchase. To place an order for additional merchandise, you will need to use a credit or debit card and pay Herff Jones directly. Graduation announcements will ship directly to the address you provide. Please allow approximately three weeks for delivery of announcements.

Link to order Graduate Announcements and Class Rings

Late Orders:

All late cap and gown orders placed after April 28th will be assessed a late fee of $20. To place late orders please call Kristin Koehnemann at 618.664.7020.

Additional Questions:

For graduation questions or needs, please contact Kristin Koehnemann, at 618.664.7020 or 

If you have any questions about the ordering process, please contact Herff Jones, College Customer Service at 800.837.4235.


Majors & Schools - 10:00am Commencement Ceremony

School of Adult Studies

Business Administration (Degree Completion)
Criminal Justice Administration (Degree Completion)
Health Psychology (Degree Completion)
Organizational Leadership (Degree Completion)

Briner School of Business

Business Management
Music Business

School of Education

Biology Education
Chemistry Education
Early Childhood Education
Educational Studies
Elementary Education
English Language Arts Education
History Education
Mathematics Education
Music Education
Physics Education
Spanish Education
Special Education

Majors & Schools - 3:00pm Commencement Ceremony

School of Arts and Sciences

Audio Engineering
Commercial Music
Environmental Biology
Health Psychology
History and Political Science
International and Cross-Cultural Studies
Mass Communication
Psychology / Religion
Public Relations
Worship Arts

School of Professional Studies

Computer and Information Systems
Criminal Justice
Digital Media
Exercise Science
Physical Education
Recreation: Sports Management
Social Work
Sports Management

Bastian School of Theology

Pastoral Ministries
Theological Studies / Religion
Urban and Cross-Cultural Ministries
Youth Ministries

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