May 25, 2023
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Visalia Mineral King Bowl

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​96th College of the Sequoias 2023 Graduation Ceremony

Date: May 25, 2023

Location: Visalia Mineral King Bowl

Congratulations Fall 2022 Graduates, Spring and Summer 2023 Graduate-Candidates! Please see important Commencement information below.

The Commencement Ceremony will take place at the Mineral King Bowl on May 25, 2023. There will be two ceremonies at 5pm & 8 pm. Ceremony time will be assigned by degree.


  • All students must have a cap and gown to participate in the commencement ceremony.
  • You can purchase your cap, gown and tassel at the Visalia COS bookstore beginning March 24, 2023, Tulare Campus: March 29, 2023 & Hanford Campus March 30, 2023
  • Cap, gown, tassel package: $ 46.98
  • Cap & Gown Information – 2022 ​​Information Flyer 
    2023 flyer coming soon
  • Souvenir and graduation announcement products will be available to purchase (not required).
  • Deadline purchase a cap, gown and tassel: April 14th, 2023
  • EOPS Program students will receive graduation information pertaining to their program.


  • Diplomas/Degree – All graduates will receive their diploma in the mail (address on file in Banner at the time of application for degree)
All graduation information will be emailed to your Giant
COS student email beginning mid-March 2023
If you have any questions please call  730-3736.