Virtual Graduation Ceremony
Tuesday, May 11th, 2021 - 7:00 PM
In-Person Graduation Ceremony
Tuesday, May 11th 2021 - 7:00 PM
South Bryant Campus
Metro STEM Academy
Wednesday, May 12th, 2021 - 5:00 PM
Health Careers Center
Aviation Career Campus
Wednesday, May 12th, 2021 - 7:00 PM
Information Technology Center
Business Conference Center
Child Care Center
Metro Technology Centers’ intention is to host in-person graduation ceremonies for our class of 2021. However, if the pandemic prohibits our ability to safely hold in-person graduations, our district leadership will notify students and families of alternative plans.
Cap and Gown
Place your cap and gown orders by Wednesday March 31st.
Cap/Gown & Tassel - $15.00
Tassel Only - $1.00
Contact your Campus Representative to complete your order:
ACC: Loralie Carl 595-5505
Cosmetology: Annette Bradley 595-4704
Culinary Arts: Annette Bradley 595-4704
HCC: Leslie Cooksey - 595-4642
ITC/CCTC: Annette Bradley 595-4704
SBC: Kelly Kennell Lee - 595-2202
STEM: Ryan Patten - 595-4705
Candid Color Photography will photograph each graduate as they receive their diploma, and again after they have left the stage. You may view the proofs online through the Candid Color Photography Web site, or you may reach them at 800-345-1443. An offer to purchase these photographs is mailed to the address the student provides, but there is no obligation to place an order.
Please Note: Guests will not be allowed into the graduate/faculty section on the floor for photographs until the ceremony has concluded.
We will live stream the graduation on our Facebook page
A video of the entire event can be seen on youtube.
Frequently Asked Questions
How long is the commencement ceremony?
The ceremony will last approximately 60 minutes.
What is the dress code?
Please wear business-casual style clothing under the gowns. Dark shoes are appropriate.
Is seating available for handicapped guests?
Yes, ask a Metro Tech staff member for assistance when you arrive at the ceremony.
How many tickets may I get for the ceremony?
Each graduate will get 4 tickets issued to them for the ceremony. More information about ticket will be avaialble soon.
Do graduates bring name cards?
Graduates will receive a name card to fill out before the ceremony. Please include your first and last name, home address and e-mail address. These cards will be given to the announcer to call your name as you walk across the stage and Candid Color Photography will use this information to mail you your photo proofs. Please print clearly and fill them out completely.
Where can I park?
Parking is on the south side of the Capitol Hill Field House. Map
Can I take pictures of my son/daughter while they receive their diploma?
Candid Color Photography will be on stage to take a photograph of each graduate receiving their diploma. An additional photograph will be taken after the graduate leaves the stage. Proofs will be mailed to the graduate and will be available online at CandidColorPhotography.com or you may reach them at 800-345-1443. An offer to purchase these photographs is mailed to the address the student provides, but there is no obligation to place an order.
What time do I need to arrive?
Please arrive an hour before your graduation time and be sure to bring your cap and gown. Signs will be posted and ushers will be available to escort graduates to their place in line.
Please arrive no later than 30 minutes before the set graduation time your are planning to attend. Be sure to allow plenty of time to locate field house and park. Parking is available on the South side of the building.
Seating for those who are unable to climb stairs is available on a first-come, first-served basis. The field house is wheelchair accessible. A sign language interpreter will be available at the ceremony. If you or your guest will require the services of the interpreter, or if you have guests with other special needs please contact Soncearay Higgins at (405) 595-4486.