Monday, December 19, 2022
Commencement Information

River Valley Community College is excited to offer December graduation ceremonies for the Licensed Practical Nursing (LPN) program on Monday, December 19, 2022. There will be three ceremonies taking place at the Claremont Campus in the Falcon room. The Claremont campus is located at 1 College Place, Claremont, NH 03743.

  • 11:00AM Lebanon LPN Cohort
  • 1:00PM Keene LPN Cohort
  • 3PM Laconia and Littleton LPN Cohort

Please read the FAQs below for more information.

Frequently Asked Questions

RVCC’s top priority is to keep graduates and their families safe. This year, we are excited to be able to host the December 2022 LPN ceremony indoors, and via live stream. RVCC follows current safety recommendations. Masks will be available for those who would like them. RVCC’s current COVID-19 protocols can be found here. 

The ceremonies will be held at the RVCC Claremont campus, 1 College Place, Claremont, NH 03743, in the Falcon Room.  

Regalia must be requested through this form by 12/1/22.

December 2022 Regalia Request

Request Student Cap and Gown
Your regalia will be shipped to the address provided.

Sizing Information

If you would like to discuss special sizing or other requests, please call the Follett Bookstore directly at 603-224-8231.

With a maintained decrease in local COVID cases, we are happy to announce that graduates are welcome to bring as many guests to commencement as they like. Two guests will be seated in the Falcon Room and remaining guests will be seated in rooms 172 and 174 where the ceremony will be live streamed.

The event will be live-streamed through YouTube.

Yes, you may attend as one of their two guests in the Falcon Room or view the live stream in room 172 or 174. 

Guests and graduates are welcome to arrive up to 30 minutes prior to the ceremony time (see the ceremony schedule below). Graduates should be dressed in regalia and ready to line up 10 minutes prior to the ceremony. 

Commencement Ceremonies Schedule

Monday, December 19, RVCC Claremont, Falcon Room

1 College Place, Claremont, NH 03743

11am – 12pm

Ceremony for Lebanon Cohort

1pm – 2pm

Ceremony for Keene Cohort

3pm– 4pm

Ceremony for Laconia & Littleton Cohorts


Guests and graduates are welcome to park in the large back parking lot. From the back entrance, the Falcon room is located just inside the building. Graduates will check-in at the Falcon room and will be directed to the ACT Center to prepare. Guests will be directed to seating when they arrive. 

RVCC will arrange a variety of accommodation and/or accessibility services such as assistive devices (wheelchairs, for example), sign language, interpreters, etc., for both graduates and guests. To request a service, please contact Nickole Milo at (603) 542-7744 extension 5522 prior to December 1, 2022. 

Grad Images is the company providing professional photography of the graduations. They will capture photos of you on stage receiving your diploma and another photo of you in your cap and gown. Grad Images will contact students directly. For information, go to:

A link to a photo album and the video recordings will be available shortly after the ceremony.