Commencement & Graduation Information

Welcome to the commencement and graduation page for Lancaster Bible College! Whether you are a student in Lancaster, or an Accelerated/Capital Seminary or Graduate School student in Greenbelt, Memphis, Philadelphia or Boca Raton, this page will help you plan your celebration with family and friends for all you have achieved. Congratulations on your accomplishment! Please follow the checklists below to make sure all details are covered.

 Checklist: Am I ready to graduate?

  • Check with my advisor to confirm I have met all academic requirements.
  • Complete the Application for Graduation.
  • If you have received federal student loans, schedule a Financial Aid Exit Interview with the Financial Aid Office.
  • Confirm with the LBC Solution Center that all financial obligations are met.
  • Confirm with the Solution Center that all holds on my account are removed.
  • Traditional Undergraduate Students Only - Schedule Graduation Exit Interview following instructions given in memo you will receive in your Stop.

Please see the commencement schedule for your location below.


If you have any questions about the graduation process, your commencement event, tickets or related events or otherwise, please use this link to contact us

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Graduation Cycles & Ceremonies

The graduation cycles for all locations occur every December, May, and August. Students are encouraged to participate in the ceremony at the location where their studies have been based on the date coinciding with or following their academic completion. Consult the listing below for schedules and details. If you have any questions about which ceremony location or date to attend, please contact the Registrar's Office.

Lancaster Bible College|Capital Seminary & Graduate School is an equal opportunity institution that does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex (except where sex is a bona fide occupational qualification), ancestry, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, or genetic information. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, admission to and enrollment with the College.