Come pick up your Cap & Gown for Graduation at the Claremont Campus front entrance!

Available anytime the campus is open.

Graduate RSVP Form.

Submit your personalized graduate statement here

Ceremony Location

The Claremont Campus – 1 College Place, Claremont, NH 03743 

Ceremonies located on the lawn. Please note that the ceremonies take place rain or shine!

Arrival Time

Guests and graduates are welcome to arrive up to 30 minutes prior to the ceremony time (see the schedule below). Graduates will go directly to the Falcon Room to check in and guests should set up their chairs and blankets outside. 

Commencement Ceremonies Schedule: Friday, May 10th RVCC Claremont. 1 College Place, Claremont, NH 03743

Ceremony #1: 11:00AM Accounting, Biological Science, Business Management, Criminal Justice, Cybersecurity & Healthcare IT, Early Childhood, Healthcare Applications, Information Technology, Liberal Arts, Massage Therapy, Medical Laboratory Technician, Networking, Physical Therapist Assistant, Radiologic Technology, Respiratory Therapy,  Social Services

Ceremony #2: 2:00PM  Registered Nursing


Graduates and guests are welcome to park in the large back parking lot. As you pull into the driveway, go left at the fork. Use the entrance marked with graduation signs. 

Where to Go When You Arrive

Graduates will check-in and get ready in the Falcon Room.

Number of Guests Allowed

Graduates may bring as many guests as they wish to attend the graduation.

To accommodate guests who are unable to attend, the event will also be live-streamed through YouTube


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 April 12, 2024. 


Some Academic Programs present student awards. These will be delivered during the ceremony.


The tradition of pinning symbolizes an official initiation into the students’ chosen healthcare profession. Medical Laboratory Technician, Physical Therapist Assistant, Registered Nursing, Respiratory Therapy, and Radiologic Technology all observe this tradition. When you fill out the RSVP form, you will be asked to provide a first and last name of the person you have asked to pin you. If you have any questions, please email us at [email protected].


If you or your guests become ill, please respect the health of others attending the graduation and opting to mask-up or stay home to rest and watch the live stream.