Join us in celebrating our 2020 graduating class!

Events & Schedule

Congratulations to our graduates and proud BC families! More than 100 candidates will be recognized throughout Commencement Weekend, May 8-9, 2020. Families have two celebratory events to attend: our Baccalaureate and Hooding Ceremony Friday, May 8, and our Commencement Ceremony, Saturday May 9, 2020.

Weekend Schedule

Baccalaureate and Hooding Ceremony starts at 4:30 pm on Friday, May 8 at the Paul Porter Center, Scott Concert Hall, Brevard College Commencement Ceremony starts at 9:00 am Saturday, May 9 at the Betty Neale Academic Quadrangle, Brevard College Candidates for graduation can find their full schedule here. 

Physical Assistance Requests

If you require physical assistance to facilitate your attendance at Commencement, please contact Katherine Parnell (Commencement Director) via (1) online form or (2) call (828) 884-8264 or (3) email


In good and fair weather, Commencement will take place outdoors at The Betty Neale Academic Quadrangle (Brevard College), as planned. In the event of inclement weather, we will relocate to the Porter Center. Rain tickets are not needed as all are welcome.


Please use our Alumni Drive Entrance when you arrive to campus and the parking attendants will be able to direct you to our available parking. Please allow for those needing assistance to park in the upper parking lot closest to the quad and handicap parking will be available on a first come basis. A limited number of cart shuttles will also available for those who may need assistance.

Additional Information for Graduates (coming soon)

  • Baccalaureate & Hooding Ceremony Instructions (Friday)
  • Commencement Instructions (Saturday)

Live Streaming of Commencement

The College will be live streaming the Baccalaureate and Hooding ceremony on May 8 as well as the Commencement ceremony on May 9. Please visit to view the livestream.