Grad Fair 2024


Dates: Tuesday, April 23
Location:  Student Center 
Time: 10 am - 5 pm 

Drop in anytime during the event hours!

What you should know before coming: Drop in anytime between 10am - 5pm. We will not run out of Commencement guest tickets. We WILL have enough guest tickets to distribute to each graduate during the Grad Fair.

Can't make this event? No worries! You will be able to pick up your tickets from Student Activities starting April 24th and until May 10th during office hours. Scroll down for more info.


    • If you submitted your Petition to Graduate to Admissions (before March 22) for the graduating classes of Fall 23, Spring 24, or Summer 24, you will be able to request up to 8 guest tickets. A photo ID is required to pick up your tickets at this event. More info about tickets.

    • Grad Images will be on-site for contact-less graduate portraits.  If you have your cap and gown, please bring it, if not, they will have a loaner on hand. 


    • Become a member of the Alumni Association! Membership is free and gives you the opportunity to meet other Cerritos College alumni from all walks of life, attend alumni events, and expand your social and professional network.


    • Decorate your grad cap to show off your graduation or transfer pride!

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Can I purchase my regalia (cap and gown) at the Grad Fair event?

  • No. Graduates will only be able to order their regalia online now through April 25th.

I can't make it to the Grad Fair, is there another time I can pick up my tickets?

If you cannot attend the Grad Fair to pick up your tickets, you may pick up your guest tickets in the Student Activities office, during office hours, starting Wednesday, April 24th and until May 10th. A photo ID is required to pick up your tickets. Tickets cannot be mailed out. More info regarding tickets.

I can't make it to the Grad Fair, is there another time I can pick up my honors cord?

Honors cord: If you cannot pick up the cord at Grad Fair, you may check if they are available at the Student Activities office from April 24th and until May 10th, during office hours only. A photo ID is required to pick up a cord. Cords cannot be mailed out. Honors cords will not be sold in the Bookstore. **Honors cords are available while supplies last.**

Important Note About Honor Cords:  

Graduates who have earned an ASSOCIATES DEGREE ONLY, with a grade point average of 3.3 or better, and have successfully submitted a petition to graduate to Admissions and Records by the March 22, 2024 deadline, are eligible to receive a free honor’s cord. Honors GPA is based on cumulative GPA at the time of the Graduation Petition is submitted.