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Congratulations Class of 2022!

Watch the Ceremony Here

Handshake Photos

Candid Photos

Instructions for download:

1. Click on picture

2. Click on the 3 vertical dots in the upper right corner

3. Click download

*Photos will be available for download until the end of August 2022. 

Get Your Cap and Gown

All participants are required to wear a black graduation cap and gown. It must fit and be zipped prior to the Commencement ceremony beginning.

Students may purchase a cap and gown at the bookstore. Please call for more information and to confirm availability (812) 429-1418.

Tassel colors

  • Associate degrees: SOLID GREEN
  • Technical certificates: SOLID WHITE
  • Certificates: SOLID GRAY
  • Phi Theta Kappa students will wear white or green tassels, which correspond to technical certificate and associate degree, respectively.

Honor Cords

  • Students with a cumulative GPA of 3.5 or higher as of the fall semester are eligible for honor cords.
  • Phi Theta Kappa Stoles

Day of Ceremony

  • Graduates should plan to arrive by 6 p.m., then check in and be in line no later than 6:30 p.m.
  • Graduates will be lined up by school and program
  • Ceremony begins at 7 p.m.
  • There is no place to keep personal belongings during the ceremony. Please leave these items with friends or family members.
  • Graduates will be led into the ceremony in a processional and you will sit in the order in which you line up.
  • You will be directed to the front when it is time for you to receive your diploma.
  • Photos will be taken by a professional photographer of graduates receiving their diploma. These will be made available free of charge on this website about a month after the ceremony.
  • Graduates will be directed to return to their seat until the end of the ceremony, when everyone will process out of the stadium.
  • You will meet your guests on the second floor concourse following the ceremony.

Ivy Tech partners with Black Pixel Studios, a photography company that will be in attendance at Commencement taking photos of each graduate celebrating his or her special moment. These photos will be available for free download on the Evansville drop-down of by June 1.


Personal Photography/Video Encouraged
Ivy Tech Community College wants graduates, families, and friends to enjoy this special evening at the Ford Center. Personal photography is also encouraged, and there are no restrictions on personal flash photography or video before, during, or after Commencement. Please post to social media using #IvyTechGrad.

Live Streaming of the event will take place. A link will be posted ahead of the event.



There is currently no limit to the number of guests that may be invited. Return here to see any updates that may occur closer to the time of the ceremony.

Social Media

Please share your photos on social media by using #IvyTechGrad and tag us on Facebook or Instagram 

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• Students who earned 3.5 cumulative GPA and above in Fall 2021 are eligible for academic (Latin) honors
• The Registrar’s office will be emailing all eligible students two weeks before commencement to notify students when to pick up their honor cord
• Phi Theta Kappa (PTL) Honor Society - If you are a member of Phi Theta Kappa, please contact Laura Hobgood ( or Vanessa Fritz ( regarding the PTK stole