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Fall Virtual Commencement Ceremony

December 11, 2020



The Lawson State Community College Fall Virtual Commencement Exercises are just a few months away.  To assist you in this process we have listed important information concerning our Virtual Ceremony Commencement activities.  Please follow each step below to ensure you can participate in the ceremony.

(Note:  You must have completed or enrolled in all degree requirements in order to participate in the Fall Virtual Commencement Ceremony which is December 11, 2020.)

Step 1:  Complete the online Graduation Applications through your MyLawson.

Step 2:  Complete the Graduation Activity and Complete Cap and Gown Order.  Deadline: November 5th
Click below Button to submit Cap and Gown Information for Virtual Commencement


Cap and Gown orders are available for pick-up in the bookstore on the Birmingham campus Monday - Friday.  (see email for pick up times)    Contact Mr. Fitts at dfitts@lawsonstate.edu if problems with pick times.
All students who graduated in the summer or candidates for the fall should check their emails regularly for graduation information and updates.

All students who were not able to have a physical graduation due to Covid-19 will be invited back to attend a physical graduation when Lawson goes back to a traditional ceremony......stay tune by checking your email regularly. Also, if the College resume a physical graduation in the Spring term, all students will be invited to come back and participate in the physical commencement. (hang on to your cap & gowns if you plan to participate in a physical ceremony)

Virtual Graduation Commencement Plans

  • Video Photo in Cap & Gown - Check email for directions on how to take and send photo for ceremony

  • Graduation Photo Deadline:  November 30th  at midnight - No photos will be received after deadline

  • Watch Party Time (Facebook, LSCC webpage, YouTube live)  - Commencement Link for Graduation

  • Cap/Gown Pick Up in Bookstore (Birmingham campus only) - Cap and Gowns are ready for pick up (November 16 - 24) 

       Check your LSCC and personal email for pick up times. ( dfitts@lawsonstate.edu for pick up time conflicts)

  • Want to know how to Create your very own Watch Party

  • Award Pick -up information for fall graduates  --- Coming Soon!!!!

Step 3:  Graduation Exit Survey - (Mandatory)  All Graduates

Pick-up Location

Coming Soon!!!!


Late Graduation 


LSCC Virtual Graduation



For Campus Pick-up Awards


Students who fail to apply online 
by the deadline date MUST complete 
the paper copy and return to the 
Records office.


Instructions on How to Create 
your Own Watch Party