Information for Graduates
The commencement ceremony for iGrad students is held together with Green River College (GRC).
All iGrad students who completed the following during the 2018-2019 school year can participate:
- High School Equivalency Diploma (GED)
- Kent School District Diploma
- Industry certifications
- Washington State Diploma
- Associates Degree
Steps to Participate
Students who are eligible to participate in the 2019 graduation ceremony must complete the following steps.
Step One: Let Us Know
Call iGrad at (253) 373-4723 by May 31 to let us know you intend to participate in the graduation ceremony.
Step Two: Pick Up a Graduation Card
Visit iGrad after June 3 to pick up a graduation card and free iGrad tassel. A graduation card is required to purchase a cap and gown from Green River College in step three.
Step 3: Obtain a Cap, Gown, & Tassel
Option 1: Pay for One at Green River College
Purchase a graduation cap, gown, and tassel to keep at the Green River College bookstore for $26.00 plus tax.
The Paper Tree Bookstore is located on the first floor of the Mel Lindbloom Student Union at the GRC Main Campus, 12401 SE 320th St, Auburn.
Option 2: Borrow One for Free from iGrad
Visit iGrad to borrow a cap and gown at no cost. Provide your height so we can ensure we have a gown that will fit. If we don’t have one that fits, we would
Borrowed gowns are due back to iGrad on the first school day after the graduation ceremony.
Graduates are invited to attend one of two graduation information sessions at Green River College on Tuesday, June 11.
- Arrive at between 5:00-6:00 p.m.
- Enter through the loading dock in the back of ShoWare and pick up your graduation card to give to the person calling names during the ceremony.
- Participate in the iGrad class photo at 6:00 p.m.
- Line up for the ceremony at 6:30 p.m