Spring graduation is set for Thursday, May 11, 2017 in Lee Arena on the Washburn University campus. Washburn Tech is hosting two commencement ceremonies this year to accomodate our large graduating class.
- 5 p.m. on May 11, 2017: Students, graduating from the following programs, will participate in the early ceremony: all health care related programs including Practical Nursing, Surgical Technology, Advanced Health Care Tech, Health Care Tech, Emergency Communications, Emergency Medical Technician and Phlebotomy as well as all Advanced Manufacturing programs including Advanced Systems Technology, Machine Tool (cert A and C) and Welding (cert A and C).
- 8 p.m. on May 11, 2017: Students, graduating from the following programs, will participate in the later ceremony: Business Bookkeeping & Accounting, Legal Office Professional, Medical Office Specialist, Office Careers Technology, Computer Repair & Networking, Building Technology, Cabinet/Millwork, Climate & Energy Control Technologies, Commercial & Heavy Construction, Electrical Technology, Graphics Technology, Technical Drafting, Cosmetology, Culinary Arts, Early Childhood Professional, Auto Collision, Automotive Service Technician, Diesel Technology, Heavy Diesel Technology and Locomotive Diesel Technology.
If all requirements are in order, your name will be included in the ceremony program and newspaper announcements. If you don’t want your name to appear, please contact student services to fill out the appropriate paperwork.
Candidates for graduation will receive a letter more than a month prior to graduation. It will include ceremony details and instructions as well as cap and gown distribution dates.
Practical Nursing Pinning
The pinning ceremony for our Practical Nursing graduates is scheduled for 1:30 p.m. on Thursday, May 11, 2017 in Lee Arena at the Petro Building on the Washburn University campus.