The 2019 Commencement Ceremony was held at 6:30 p.m., Friday, May 10, at the Henry C. Chambers Waterfront Park in downtown Beaufort, 700 Bay Street. #TCL2019
2019 Commencement recognzied 276 TCL graduates!
Commencement speakers included Bill Bowers, a former TCL instructor and former S.C. Representative, and Naomi Beulah, a graduating early care and education student. In addition, former Beaufort County Councilman Jerry Stewart received the Presidential Medallion, the College’s top honor.
Professional Photographer Scott Moody has posted Commencement photos. Click here to view/purchase. (Just enter you name and email when prompted.)
Fact Sheet for 2019 Graduates
For everything you need to know about Graduation, including cap & gown ordering, rehearsal, honor cards, schedules, photography, ceremony etiquette and more, download the Fact Sheet for 2019 Graduates here.
Cap & Gowns
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 15, 2019. (If you miss the deadline, contact the bookstore at 843-525-8303).
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 your online cap and gown orders from the Beaufort Campus Bookstore either Monday, May 6 or Tuesday, May 7, from 8:00 am – 5:30 pm. Orders MUST be picked up BEFORE graduation rehearsal (bring your Herff Jones receipt). If they are available for pick-up before this time, we will notify you via email.
Announcements will be for sale in the Beaufort Campus Bookstore ($1.50 each plus tax).
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 firstname.lastname@example.org
Questions: Contact the bookstore at 843-525-8303.
Graduation Application Information
The Graduation application deadline is March 1, 2019!
Note – August and December graduates are invited to participate in the graduation ceremony the following May.