South Plains College will host 61st Annual Commencement Ceremony on May 10


LEVELLAND – South Plains College will host its 61st Annual Commencement Ceremony on Friday (May 10). The first ceremony will begin at 9:30 a.m. with the second ceremony is set to start at 1 p.m. 

In the first ceremony, 393 candidates for graduation will participate. In the second ceremony, 403 candidates for graduation will participate. This year, 1,308 students applied for graduation. 

The college will honor the 2019 recipient of the Faculty Excellence Award, who will carry the banner as the faculty enters the Texan Dome. Also, the departmental chairpersons and instructional deans will select candidates for graduation to carry the divisional banners in the Commencement processional. 

The banner bearers will represent the Division of Arts and Sciences, the Division of Health Occupations and the Division of Technical Education.Graduation Photo



South Plains College senior Maya Diaz of Levelland, front, will participate in the 61st Annual Graduation Commencement ceremony on Friday (May 10) in the Texan Dome. Also shown is Robin Coler, graduation clerk. SPC will host two ceremonies – one at 9:30 a.m. and the second one at 1 p.m. Approximately 828 students will participate in the event. (SPC Photo/Wes Underwod)