The 85th Annual Commencement Ceremony!

 At this time, no decisions have been made about this year’s commencement ceremonies. Please check back in early April for the latest, updated information. Our commencement website is:

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Thursday, May 21, 2020 
Graduate processional begins at 5:45 pm.
The ceremony begins promptly at 6:00 pm.

Stockton Arena
248 W Fremont Street
Stockton, CA 95203

San Joaquin Delta College's annual commencement is planned under the general supervision of the Vice President of Student Services and coordinated by the Evaluations Office.


2020 Student Commencement Speaker Application

Be the 2020 Commencement Speaker - apply today!

We appreciate you taking the time to apply to be considered for this honor - being the student speaker at Delta College's 85th Commencement Ceremony. It should take approximately 10-15 minutes to complete this application, please read and respond to each question carefully.

Finally, please review the Speech Guidelines and the Sample Speech to assist you in preparing your own speech. If selected for an interview, that will occur in April, you will be asked to deliver your speech for the selection committee. The committee will use the interview process to select the student who will speak at this year's commencement so practice, practice, practice!

The deadline to submit an application is April 17, 2020.

2020 Student Commencement Speaker Application

If you have any questions about this application or the selection process, please contact:

Mrs. Claudia Navarro
(209) 954-5151 ext. 6185 

Once again, thank you and good luck,

2020 Student Commencement Speaker Selection Committee
San Joaquin Delta College
5151 Pacific Avenue, DeRicco 132
Stockton, CA 95207



All diplomas, including those for students who participate in the commencement ceremony, will be mailed approximately two months after the conclusion of the semester in which the student graduates.


Commencement Questions? Please email or call (209) 954-5151.

Delta College Commencement 2018 Highlights

2018 Commencement Highlights

Commencement is the best time of the year at Delta College! Check out this video to catch the highlights.