HCC will be providing a digital Graduation Ceremony (pre-recorded) on Friday, May 14 at 6 PM. Viewers will have the opportunity to participate "live" with the ceremony through an interactive platform. The link to join in and watch the ceremony will be posted on the HCC website as well as on the college's social media channels. Please see the information below to make sure you are included in this celebration.

1.) If you have not yet applied for graduation, fill out the Graduation Application and submit it. Find the application here: Graduation Application

2.) Once your application has been submitted and processed, you will receive a student portal link in your student email with directions on how to personalize your graduate slide.

Please have your personalized slide information/photo submitted by Wednesday, May 5th.

We would love for students to submit a video message as well! This should be approximately 15 seconds in length. Some ideas to include in your video are:

  • Your name
  • Where you are from
  • What program you are graduating from
  • What are your plans for the future
  • A memory or success story of your time at HCC
  • What you enjoyed about your college experience or how someone impacted you
  • A congratulatory message to your classmates

Please submit your video messages by Friday, April 30th to the link below:

Graduation Video Dropbox Upload link

A cap and tassel will be available for pickup from the bookstore May 3rd14th M-F 9-3 PM. If you would like to purchase a gown you can do so from this site: If you do not pick up your cap and tassel from the bookstore by May 14th, they will be mailed to you along with your diploma and other graduation materials as soon as we are able.

A Hibbing Community College backdrop is available outside the bookstore for students to take photos.