Student Services

Spring 2021 Commencement

Graphic of a bus saying Congratulations Spring 2021 Graduates

Drive-Through Ceremony, SCF Bradenton
Friday, May. 7, 2021, 2 p.m.*

The registration period for graduation has ended. Please contact Graduation@SCF.edu with any questions.

SCF is excited to honor our Spring 2021 graduates with a Drive-Through Ceremony at 2 p.m., Friday, May 7 at SCF Bradenton!  Please enter SCF Bradenton campus via 60th Avenue W. The entire ceremony will be broadcast live on Sarasota Community Radio WSLR, 96.5 FM and WSLR.org, with streaming video available through the College’s Facebook page, Facebook.com/StateCollegeofFlorida. As a reminder, our Spring 2020 graduates are also invited to participate.

We will take proper safety precautions and practice social distancing. Everyone is required to wear a mask and graduates should remain in their vehicles at all times.

*Line-up will begin at 1 p.m. and students must be in line by 4:00 p.m. to participate in the ceremony.

What you need to know

  • Each graduate will receive one ticket per vehicle, required for entry and participation. A notification will be sent to your SCF student email to finalize RSVP information and instructions on how to receive your ticket. 
  • Graduates must sit on the driver’s side of the vehicle for a commemorative photo.
  • Graduates are encouraged to decorate their vehicle to show school spirit. Decorations must adhere to SCF’s policies and procedures, including the Student Code of Conduct
  • Optional regalia may be purchased at the SCF Bookstore approximately one week prior to graduation or ordered online at: https://www.bkstr.com/scfbradentonstore/shop/graduation

Refer to the SCF Spring 2021 Graduation Drive-Through Map and FAQ document for additional day-of details.

Grad Hotline

We encourage students, family and friends to call our dedicated SCF Graduation Hotline at
941-752-5330 in advance to share congratulations and words of wisdom that will be posted on our social media accounts.

Additional Information

Disability Resource Center for Graduates and Guests

Graduates with special needs will be accommodated. Please contact the Disability Resource Center at least two weeks in advance of the ceremony at 941-752-5295 or DRC@SCF.edu. Closed captioning will be provided on the Facebook livestream.

Phi Theta Kappa and Honors

Phi Theta Kappa (PTK) members may visit the PTK website to purchase an optional honor cord, stole, and tassel. There is no added regalia for honors.

For More Information

Graduation@SCF.edu

941-752-5060

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