Graduation Information

If you are planning to graduate during this academic year, it is important that you be aware of the dates and procedures below, as failure to accomplish any of these items by their due dates may prevent you from participating in graduation ceremonies and/or receiving your diploma in a timely manner.

Indian Hills Community College graduates eligible students at the end of each term, providing students have met all required graduation criteria and have applied for graduation.

Please note that the Indian Hills Community College Ottumwa and Centerville campuses have separate commencement ceremonies, as described below.

Commencement dates, cap/gown order dates, and contact information may vary depending on the campus. Please take special note of items that are identified by campus in the information below and ensure you are meeting the appropriate deadlines. If you have questions, please contact the appropriate office (see contact information at the bottom of this page).


The Ottumwa campus has two commencement ceremonies per year:

  • Winter Commencement: February 18, 2020 at 7:00 p.m. in the Hellyer Student Life Center.
    This will include Fall 2019 graduates and Winter 2019 graduates.

  • Spring Commencement: May 14, 2020 at 7:00 p.m. in the Hellyer Student Life Center.
    This will include Spring 2020 graduates and potential Summer 2020 graduates.

 

The Centerville campus has one commencement ceremony per year:

  • Spring Commencement: May 13, 2020 at 7:00 p.m. in the Multi–Purpose Building.
    This will include Fall 2019, Winter 2019, Spring 2020 graduates and potential Summer 2020 graduates.

 

Application to Graduate and Participate in Commencement Ceremonies

Apply for your degree and/or commencement ceremony online through WebAdvisor.

Ottumwa Graduation 2016

 

Contacts:

 

Ottumwa Campus:

noah_profileNoah Eklund, Director, Enrollment Services & Academic Career Advisor
Indian Hills Community College

525 Grandview Avenue Ottumwa, Iowa 52501

Phone: (641) 683-5129 or (800) 726-2585, ext. 5129
Email: Noah.Eklund@indianhills.edu 



Centerville Campus:

neher_profileMelissa Neher, Career & Education Pathway Navigator/Admissions & Academic Advisor
Indian Hills Community College

721 North 1st Street Centerville, Iowa 52544

Phone: (641) 856-2143, ext. 2225 or (800) 670-3641, ext. 2225
Email: Melissa.Neher@indianhills.edu