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Make it official.
Graduation

Make it official.
Graduation

NWACC Graduation

Congratulations on nearing the completion of your NWACC degree or certificate! Be sure to make it official by applying for graduation and receiving your diploma. It's FREE to apply, and you are eligible to do so when you have less than three courses remaining after your current semester. After applying for graduation, you will have one year to complete your degree or you will need to re-apply.

Please note that it's not required to attend the graduation ceremony to receive your diploma.

 

 



Graduation Events

Get prepared to graduate by attending GradFest! Resource tables from various college offices will be available to make sure you have completed everything needed to receive your diploma and participate in the graduation ceremony. You can also apply to graduate at the event and ask any remaining questions. 


Date

Time

Location

March 10, 2020

10:00 am - 1:00 pm

NWACC - Washington County, event room



Date

Time

Location

March 11, 2020

10:00 am - 1:00 pm

Becky Paneitz Student Center, room 108 

 

Join the NWACC community in celebrating remarkable students from the graduating class of 2020. You will hear of their accomplishments, their dreams, and the challenges they have overcome to be nominated for these prestigious awards.


Date

Time

Location

April 30, 2020

6:00 pm

Wal-Mart Auditorium
Shewmaker Center for Workforce and Economic Development

 

If you are planning to participate in the graduation ceremony, join this information session and ask any final questions, ensure your information is listed correctly, and learn some helpful tips for the big day. 


Date

Time

Location

May 5, 2020

1:00 pm

Becky Paneitz Student Center, room 108

 

Be sure you apply to graduate in order to be a part of the graduation ceremony.  


Date

Time

 

 


Location


Online

May 9, 2020

8:00 am - Nursing Pinning
10:00 am - Health Professions, Food Studies, and Construction
12:00 pm - Science and Mathematics and Social and Behavioral Science
2:00 pm - Business and Computer Information
4:00 pm - Communication and Arts

Arend Arts Center, Bentonville High School
1901 SE J Street, Bentonville, Arkansas

Live stream on the NWACC Facebook Page

2020 Graduation Ceremony Program (pdf) - coming soon

 


 

Graduation Ceremony

The NWACC graduation ceremony is an exciting time to celebrate your achievements with family, friends and fellow classmates. Learn more about the big day by using the links below.

 


 

Graduation Application

Apply for graduation to receive your diploma and to indicate whether you'll be attending the graduation ceremony. It's FREE to apply. 

Be sure to read the graduation information on the application form step by step. You may view the application at any time and make changes as needed. Once submitted, please fill out the graduation survey.

Apply for Graduation!