quinebaug valley community college


Graduation 2021

QVCC 50th Commencement • May 26, 2022

Congratulations QVCC Class of 2022! Commencement will be held outdoors at the Richard Berry Amphitheater on the grounds of the Danielson Campus on Thursday, May 26 at 6:00pm. There is no seating for the audience, but lawn chairs or blankets are welcomed. If the ceremony is held on campus, no tickets are required. The procession will begin promptly at 6:00pm from the College Atrium. Graduates are asked to arrive at 4:30pm.

In the case of inclement weather:

The ceremony will take place at The Woodstock Academy Alumni Field House (57 Academy Rd, Woodstock, CT). Each graduate will receive SIX tickets for the ceremony. Graduates should plan to arrive by 4:30pm and report to the Bates Auditorium for line-up.

Woodstock Academy

Grad Fest • Tuesday, May 24 @ 6:00pm


Grad Fest Includes:

  • Distribution of caps, gowns, honors chords, and honor society stoles
  • Distribution of admission tickets
  • Food and drinks
  • Live music
  • Alumni speaker and welcome to The QVCC Alumni Association
  • Much more!

Please RSVP to Donna Bayer Carreaux (dbayercarreaux@qvcc.edu, 860-932-4020) no later than Friday, May 20th.

If you can NOT attend Grad Fest on Tuesday, May 24th, caps and gowns can be picked up in the Student Success Center on the following days:

Tuesday, May 24
12:00pm – 7:30pm

Wednesday, May 25
8:30am – 4:00pm

Thursday, May 26
8:30am – 4:00pm


All participating graduates will be given a diploma cover on stage. All diplomas will be mailed to you by mid-July.