Commencement 2022

Welcome Graduates, Family and Friends, Faculty and Staff!

Central Oregon Community College is pleased to present this Commencement webpage in honor of the class of 2022. Congratulations! 

COCC will hold a Commencement Ceremony on Saturday, June 11. In an effort to keep students, COCC staff, and our community safe, this year's celebration is a drive-thru event. The event will be livestreamed on COCC's YouTube page beginning at 9 a.m. on Saturday, June 11.

Livestream Commencement 2022

In support of our live event, this page includes announcements of student awards and student speaker Darcy Hays.

Graduates of 2022, we celebrate your achievement!

Conferment of Degrees

2022 Conferment of Degrees, presented by President Laurie Chesley and Vice President for Instruction, Betsy Julian.


Student Greeting

Student greeting by Darcy Hays to the COCC graduating class of 2022.


Distinguished Student Service Award

Alicia Moore, Ph.D., Vice President for Student Affairs at COCC, presents the 2022 Distinguished Student Service Award to Ellie Ocel.

Avon F. Mayfield Award

Pat Kennelly, Ph.D., GIS Program Director & Instructor, presents the 2022 Avon F. Mayfield Award to Taylor Monroe.

Helen Leicester Award

Sarah Baron, Ed.D., Assistant Professor of Public Health, presents the 2022 Helen Leicester Award to Caroline Schrenker.

Walter G. Coombs Award

Lynn Murray, Dental Assisting Program Director, presents the 2022 Walter G. Coombs award to Rebecca Johnson.

Karen Roth Diversity Award

Jacqueline Ruggieri, Latinx Student Program Coordinator, presents the 2022 Karen Roth Diversity Achievement Award to Michelle Rivas.


Commencement Program

Please join us in congratulating the 2022 graduates of Central Oregon Community College!


2022 Commencement Program (PDF)


2022 Commencement Program