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2018 Commencement Ceremony and related events

May 7

The Native American/Minority Students Graduation Reception

Location: Pi’amkinwaas "The Gathering Place" (1112 7th Street)
Time: 5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
For more information, contact Bob Sobotta at ph: 208-792-2812 or Sam White-Temple at ph: 208-792-2744

May 10

ASLCSC Graduation Banquet

Location: Clearwater River Casino
Time: No host bar at 6:00 p.m. and dinner at 7:00 p.m.
Graduates get one free ticket.  Additional tickets can be purchased in SUB 219 for $20 per ticket.  
For more information, contact Stacy Shephard at ph: 208-792-2256.

May 11

Graduation Barbecue

Location: Tree Grove next to the SUB
Time: 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Graduates will receive five free tickets.  Additional tickets can be purchased on the day of the BBQ for $6 or before for $3.
For more information, contact Stacy Shephard at ph: 208-792-2256.

May 11

Commencement Rehearsal for all graduates attending the ceremony

Walkway between Reid Centennial Hall and Activity Center, 1:00-3:00 p.m.
Rehearsal will be held in Activity Center West Gym, if inclement weather
Check your LCMail for information the week of graduation regarding lineup

Commencement Photographs

Fountain, 4:00 p.m.
Photographers will be available to take pictures of graduates with friends and family.
Photos will also be taken of each graduate during the ceremony. Picture order forms will be on the graduate's chairs the night of commencement.

Commencement Ceremony

  • Graduates Line-up: Walkway between Reid Centennial Hall and Activity Center, 5:15 p.m. (ACW Gym if inclement weather)
  • Procession: Activity Center, 6:00 p.m.
  • Seating: There is no limit on the # of people graduates can invite and there are no tickets given for seating, doors open at 4:00 p.m., please do not block off or reserve seats
  • Handicap Seating: Located in the first row on the main floor of the gym, utilize the Activity Center main entrance (east side), and the elevator inside to the right.  LCSC Security is available to assist and provide a wheelchair if needed.   
  • Tassle: The tassel is worn on the right side of the mortarboard (cap) prior to the degree being conferred. The president will instruct you to move the tassel to the left side after the degrees have been conferred.
  • Graduates: Those needing accommodations for yourself or a family member in order to  participate fully in the graduation ceremony, as it requires standing and walking for a length of time, and passage over a wheelchair accessible stage, please contact Heidi Benjamin at ph: 208-792-2211.  
  • A concession stand will be open from 4:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.  A variety of hotdogs, pretzels, popcorn, candy, gatorade, water, and pop will be sold.  
  • Live Streaming:  Watch the ceremony live
senior send off 

Immediately following the recessional on the north side of the Activity Center by Reid Centennial Hall.  

Celebrate your success at the Alumni Association Senior Send Off.  We’re celebrating you, so come out and enjoy free food, drinks, prizes, photos, and music.  This event is open to LCSC students, alumni, parents, faculty, staff, and friends.    

Congratulations on earning your LCSC degree and welcome to the LCSC Alumni family! 

Commencement Viewing & Video Coverage

DVDs of the ceremony may be ordered from Media Services the week following the event. You may contact Lawrence Norris at (208) 792-2392 or for more information. Prices are as follows: DVD - $20.00 ($25.00 if mailed).

The 2017 Lewiston Commencement Ceremony

The 2016 Lewiston Commencement Ceremony

The 2015 Lewiston commencement ceremony.

The 2014 Lewiston commencement ceremony.