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Watch our Virtual Graduation Celebration!

Celebration begins at 3:00 pm on Sunday, May 17, 2020. Visit to view the ceremony.

View and download our Virtual Graduation Celebration Program to follow along with the sequence of events and save as a keepsake!

If you miss our celebration or would like to view it again, a recording of the presentation will be immediately available at for two weeks. It will, then, be permanently posted on our Cecil College YouTube channel. In addition, graduate photos included in the celebration are posted on our Cecil College Flickr page. Enjoy, and congratulations!

In-Person Commencement

Graduates will be invited to attend the in-person commencement scheduled for May 16, 2021.

This page contains information for the following graduating classes:

  • December 2019
  • May 2020
  • August 2020

Photos and Graduation Messages

Please send in your graduation photos and/or celebratory graduation messages to by May 8, 2020 for inclusion during our May 17 graduation celebration. We are looking forward to celebrating with you! Please include the graduate's first and last name in the email. Thank you!

Graduation Filters on Social Media

Cecil College has graduation filters on Instagram and Facebook—take a selfie, save and send to us for posting during our graduation celebration! Take your selfie, save it to your camera roll and email it to Please include your first and last name in the email. We will include your images in our Virtual Graduation Celebration!

Go to the Cecil College profile and choose the Smile Filter icon. All of our filters will be available for you to try right there!
Open your camera to take a picture and locate the filters under the Smile Filter icon.

Having trouble finding the filters? Make sure your Apps are updated. Filters can also be found directly by clicking these links:

Congratulatory Messages From Family Members

Your family members are invited to send in congratulatory messages and notes of support to be included in the May 17 graduation celebration. Please send comments by May 8, 2020 to Please type your message exactly how you want it to read, who it is to, and who it is from. Thank you!

Graduation Caps and Gowns

Students will also have the opportunity to purchase their own caps and gowns through Oak Hall Cap & Gown. Prices are as follows:

Item Cost
Cap $6.30
Cap, Gown, and Tassel $31.95
Additional Tassel $4.95
Shipping $8.00 + 6% Sales Tax

In addition, diploma frames are available through Framing Success.

NOTE: Please place orders by May 1 to ensure receipt of cap/gown for the virtual celebration. As a result of shipping delays due to COVID-19, Oak Hall’s customized website for students to order regalia will close on May 1st (at midnight) for orders arriving by the date of the Virtual Graduation. Oak Hall will then reopen the customized website on May 11, 2020 for ordering your cap and gown if you missed the deadline. You do not need a cap and gown to attend our virtual celebration!

Free Tassel For Each Graduate

Cecil College Student Services is purchasing a tassel for all graduates! The free tassel will be mailed along with the diplomas.


Diplomas will be mailed the week of June 8th. Each graduate will receive a free tassel.

Alumni Association

Graduates, join our Alumni Association:

Once a Seahawk, always a Seahawk! Stay in touch as you go forth and own your futures. There are many benefits to joining our Alumni Association. Sign up today!


If you have any questions, please contact

Screenshot showing how to get to graduation filters on Instagram.
Screenshot showing how to get to graduation filters on Facebook.

Website Privacy Policy

Cecil College maintains this website to inform you of the many offerings and activities pertinent to the institution. We appreciate the trust you place in Cecil College, and we are committed to respecting your privacy and the security of your personal information. Our privacy statement, dated October 2006, describes the information we collect and how we use it. When using this site, you agree to the terms and conditions listed in the statement.

Privacy Statement

For each visitor to our web site, the web server automatically recognizes the visitor’s domain name. We do not link IP addresses to personally identifiable information. No marketing databases are created as a result of your visit, nor are there any commercial uses made of any such data.

Cecil College does collect the following information:

  1. the domain name of visitors to our web page.
  2. aggregate information on what pages visitors access.
  3. certain technical information, such as the browser version and operating system.
  4. broad demographic information for aggregate use.
  5. the e-mail addresses of those who voluntarily communicate with us via e-mail.
  6. information volunteered by the visitor, such as survey information and/or site registrations.

The information collected is used:

  1. to improve the content of our web site.
  2. to analyze usage trends.
  3. to notify visitors about updates to our web site.
  4. by us to contact visitors for marketing purposes.

If you supply us with your postal address on-line, you may receive periodic mailings from us with information on new class offerings, services or upcoming events.

If you supply us with your telephone number on-line, you may receive telephone contact from us with information regarding new class offerings, services or upcoming events.

If you contact us voluntarily via email, you may receive email messages from us with information regarding new class offerings, services or upcoming events.

The Cecil College web site may contain links and information from other institutions and/or organizations. Cecil is not responsible for the privacy practices of these institutions and/or organizations, access is at your own risk. Cecil College will not sell, rent, or lease your e-mail address to others. Cecil does not set any cookies.

If you have questions about this privacy statement, you may contact us by mail at the following address:

Communications Office
Cecil College
One Seahawk Drive
North East, MD 21901

You may send e-mail to the Communications Office at You may call us at (410) 287-1000.

If you do not wish to receive emails, mailings or phone calls from Cecil College please request removal from our lists through the contact information listed above. If you wish to update your contact information, please inform us at the above.