Class of 2020


Graduates: We have mailed out your diplomas to the mailing address we have on file. Your diplomas should be arriving in September.

Class of 2020 Graduation Homepage
 Berkeley City College 2020 Commencement
Friday, May 22, 2020, at 7:00 pm
Location: Virtual Commencement

Graduation Program

Graduates, download your slides:

Why are we having a virtual commencement this year?

Due to COVID-19 and the current shelter-in-place, public events and gatherings are not permitted. With that being said, we understand that this is a huge accomplish for all of you. We are proud to have you as graduates of our college. We have made the decision to have a virtual commencement to celebrate your accomplishments.

Will there be an in-person commencement?

We will be considering holding an in-person commencement when the shelter-in-place is lifted and it is safe for all of us to gather. The safety of everyone is our priority.

How exactly will a virtual commencement work?

A link will be e-mailed to you where you will be able to upload a photo of yourself and a message. The deadline is May 6th, 2020 to submit your photo and message.

Will I be able to purchase a cap and gown?

Yes, you may be able to purchase a cap and gown through our bookstore at

When will I be able to receive my degree?

You should be receiving your degree by late August via mail.

If you have any additional questions, please contact John Nguyen at