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College of Alameda Virtual Commencement 2020

This is year the College of Alameda will acknowledge the academic achievements of the graduating class of 2020 with a virtual commencement/graduation.

The program will include pre-recorded speeches, student awards and a degree and/or certificate presentation for each participating graduate.

View the College of Alameda 2020 Virtual Graduation

2020 African and African American Virtual Graduation: “And…Still I Rise” Strength, Resiliency and Beauty in the Black Community

The 2020 Peralta Colleges African and African American graduates from Berkeley City College, College of Alameda, Laney College and Merritt College are cordially invited to participate in the 12th Annual African and African American Graduation virtual celebration via YouTube beginning at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, July 11, 2020.

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Regalia Orders

If you would like to order a cap, gown, honor cord, etc. visit the College of Alameda Bookstore website to place your order. Direct all questions related to regalia to the Bookstore.

Have questions? Review the Virtual Graduation frequently asked questions Updated Virtual Graduation FAQs document.