Congratulations to LCCC’s graduating class of 2020! We are so proud of your hard work, and especially proud of your commitment to complete your degree despite the challenges created by the COVID-19 pandemic.
Read some of the compelling stories form the graduating class of 2020.
Sydney Contreras: Grad Switches Path to Lorain County Community College’s University Partnership When COVID-19 Strikes
Kamini Parekh: Perseverance helps nursing student win top honors
Read the story: Perseverance helps nursing student win top honors
Martin Buck: Veteran completes degree after 45 years to honor late educator wife
Alexis McGillivray: LCCC’s University Partnership Degree Prepares Elyria Woman for Job at NASA’s Plum Brook Station
Yecenia Rivera: It’s a degree more than two decades in the making
Read the Story: It’s a degree more than two decades in the making
James Wells: A degree earned and a weight lifted
Read the Story: A degree earned and a weight lifted
Cecelia Dahlinger: Transferring to Lorain County Community College for smaller classes and hands-on co-ops connects graduate with in-demand career
Anna Lewis: Sticking to the plan
Read the Story: Sticking to the plan
Anika Coleman: The Courage to Finally Finish
Read the story: The Courage to Finally Finish
Virtual Graduation Celebration – In The News
LCCC to Hold Virtual Commencement Saturday – Chronicle Telegram
LCCC to honor largest graduating class in college history in non-traditional way – The Morning Journal
Thousands of flags honor LCCC Graduates – Morning Journal
Graduation alternatives can ease the pain in Lorain County – Morning Journal
Elyria father, son graduating from LCCC – Morning Journal
Student finishes LCCC 27 years after she started – Chronicle Telegram
Father completes goal, graduates college – Chronicle Telegram
Apply for Graduation
Anyone on track to graduate is not in any way impacted by the decision to cancel the traditional commencement ceremony. Students will still receive their diploma by mail if all graduation requirements are successfully fulfilled.
To earn your associate degree, one-year technical certificate and short-term certificate, you must file a Graduation Candidacy Request Form. will receive your diploma by mail if all graduation requirements are successfully fulfilled. There is no fee to apply for graduation.
Graduation Filing Deadlines
Fall 2020: Extended to October 25, 2020
Spring 2021: March 20, 2021
Summer 2021: July 16, 2021