Countdown to the Commencement Ceremony!

Friday, May 13, 2022: 10:00 am - Technical and Academic, 2:00 pm - Health Sciences

Commencement rehearsal dates TBA

Graduation ceremony is scheduled for May 13, 2022
     Ceremony for Technical and Academic - 10:00 am
     Ceremony for Health Sciences - 2:00 pm


Tickets are not required for guests.

A graduation application should be submitted to signify that students want to walk at graduation.

Application deadlines are:

  • Fall - September 1
  • Spring - February 1
  • Summer - March 1

Wallace State has partnered with Barnes & Noble bookstore on campus for students to purchase their graduation regalia. Visit https://wallacestatecc.shopoakhalli.com to place your order. The deadline to order caps and gowns is TBA. 

For those who do plan to participate in the graduation ceremony, graduation fees are as follows: 

  • $20.00 to participate in the graduation ceremony. You will receive one diploma cover at the ceremony, and your diploma will be mailed. If you have indicated on your graduation application that you plan to participate in the graduation ceremony in May, this $20.00 participation fee will be added to your student account.
  • $25.98 for cap/gown/tassel - to be ordered from Barnes & Noble
  • $15.98 for the Associate hood to be ordered from Barnes & Noble (order if you are receiving an Associate Degree)

If you do not wish to participate in the ceremony, you may have your diploma or certificate mailed for $5.00. If you do not participate in the ceremony and want to purchase a diploma cover, you may contact the Cashier's Office at 256-352-8141. Diploma covers are $10.00 each. 

You will receive an email from Mrs. Belinda Calvert once fees have been applied to your account. If you have any questions or want to make changes to your graduation application, please contact Mrs. Calvert via email at: belinda.calvert@wallacestate.edu.

For updates and additional resources, please visit our Coronavirus Information page.

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Graduation Information

Student Transfer Resources

Graduation Application

2021 Graduation Information Pamphlet

Cap and Gown Order Form

Design your Grad Week Template!

Commencement Rehearsal

Photography Requests

Graduation Flower & T-shirt Orders 

All online orders will be available for pickup on site the day of the graduation. To retrieve your order, please stop by the booth located conveniently at the entrance to the graduation before the ceremony begins. A percentage of the sales will go toward student scholarships. 


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