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WCC Commencement Ceremony 2022
Friday, May 13, 2022, 5:00 p.m

Due to Covid-19, Windward CC is taking the following measures for the safety of participants.

  • All students and guests will be required to wear masks while in the Palikū Theatre.
  • Graduates, please report to the second floor of Hale Pālanakila—there is an entrance to the Palikū Theatre there. Classrooms on the second floor of Hale Pālanakila will be used as a staging area for graduates.
  • Participating graduates, please arrive no later than 3:00 p.m.
  • Lei ceremony following commencement: graduates and guests will find the Hale A’o parking lot as the closest and most convenient lot to park in.

What to Wear

Cap and gown are required for this event. The WCC Bookstore has caps and gowns for $42.95 or you can just purchase a tassel if you have already a black cap and gown.

Note on diplomas: Degrees are conferred at the end of each semester and are posted to student records within 10 weeks of your semester of graduation. All diplomas with diploma covers are mailed via USPS to the mailing address noted in your student record within 10 weeks of your semester of graduation. Please ensure that your mailing address is cor­rect.

Commencement questions may be directed to Kaahu Alo at

The event is organized by the Commencement Committee