This page provides information about our upcoming graduation ceremony, as well as applying for graduation. If you have any questions regarding the information found on this page, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org or 706.355.5013.
All students must apply for graduation regardless if they wish to walk in the ceremony.
- Verify your student information through BannerWeb
Go to Student Records; under View student Information, Checkthat all your programs are accurately noted.
- Update your contact information
Be sure that you have provided us with your most updated contact information so we can send you any important documentation after you graduate, including your diploma.
- Meet all requirements to graduate
Athens Technical College is authorized by the Technical College System of Georgia to grant associate degrees and technical diplomas/certificates. The graduation date is determined for an individual student by the completion date of all program requirements and the requirements listed below.
- Apply and had been accepted into the program you intend to graduate from.
- Satisfactorily complete all curriculum graduation requirements with the appropriate GPA.
- Complete a minimum of 25% of their program courses with ATC courses.
Fill out and submit the Graduation Application Form. Be sure to submit no later than the 3rd week from the start of the full semester you are intending to graduate from.
Degrees are mailed to the address on file approximately six to eight weeks after the semester ends or final grades are assigned. All college financial obligations must be met to receive a credential or transcript.
Graduation Ceremony Dates
Location, Date, and Time are Subject to Change
2022 Graduation Ceremony
Friday, May 6, 2022 • 10:00 a.m. • All Campuses
The Classic Center is northeast Georgia's premier, award winning, convention center and performing arts theatre. The Classic Center provides unique meeting space, outstanding special events services and a wide range of entertainment options, making this unconventional convention center the choice for conferences, meetings, and special events!
In taking part of the Graduation Ceremony, all participants and their guests must abide by the Classic Center’s Health Safety and Security Protocols. A clear bag/purse size security policy is in effect. For information on Health Safety Protocols, please visit https://www.classiccenter.com/381/Safety-Protocols.
Cap and Gown
Graduation regalia is required for all student participating in the graduation ceremony. Caps, gowns, tassels, graduation announcements, and class rings can be purchased on the Athens Campus in the bookstore or online at https://herff.ly/athenstech. Students have until March 14th at 11:59pm to place their online cap and gown order. Student online order orders will be shipped to the Athens Campus Bookstore and be ready for pickup April 18th.
Special Accomodations or Assistance
Individual requiring special accommodations or assistance to participate in the Graduation Ceremony should contact Student Support Services & Career Development at 706.583.2893.
Congratulations on your Success from Athens Technical College!
If you have any additional questions, please contact the Registrar's office at 706-355-5013 or email@example.com.