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Graduation Info


Congrats to the TCL Class of 2018!

The 2018 Commencement Ceremony will be held at 6 p.m., Friday, May 11, at the Henry C. Chambers  Waterfront Park in downtown Beaufort, 700 Bay Street.   #TCL2018

Watch last year’s ceremony by tuning into the Beaufort County Channel on TV or online.


Ceremony Details


Student Commencement Speaker Application


Cap & Gowns

To Order:

Visit the Herff Jones website here. Fees must be paid (by credit or debit card only) when the order is placed. The deadline to order your cap and gown is March 16, 2018.


Diploma and Certificate Students

Cap, Gown, and Tassel Unit $39.95 plus tax.

Associate Degree Students

Cap, Gown, and Tassel Unit $39.95 plus Associate Degree Hood $33.00

Pick Up:

Pick up your online cap and gown orders from the Beaufort Campus Bookstore either Monday, May 7 or Tuesday, May 8, from 8:00 am – 5:30 pm. Orders MUST be picked up BEFORE rehearsal begins on May 8 (bring your Herff Jones receipt). If they are available for pick-up before this time, we will notify you via email.

Graduation Announcements

Announcements  will be for sale in the Beaufort Campus Bookstore ($1.50 each plus tax).

Class Rings

Rings may also be purchased from Herff Jones website here. If you have any questions, please contact TCL’s Herff Jones Representative Kim Newton at 912-764-9314 or

Questions: Contact the bookstore at 843-525-8303.

Graduation Application Information

Graduation application deadline is March 1, 2018!

Are you nearing completion of all of your program requirements?  Students who anticipate completing all program requirements must submit an application to graduatePlease note that you must apply to graduate even if you do not plan to participate in the formal graduation ceremony in May.  There is no fee to apply to graduate.

Note – August and December graduates are invited to participate in the graduation ceremony the following May.


Student Records


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Student Affairs

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