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Commencement

Congratulations, Class of 2022!
On May 14, 2022, York College celebrated the graduation of the Class of 2022. Spring Commencement was hosted outdoors, under a large tent on Main Campus in front of Wolf Hall. Student remarks were provided by Tiffany Nguyen '22, followed by a Commencement address by filmmarker Joseph McGinty Nichol, "McG."
 
Nearly 700 graduates – earning associate, bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degrees – were recognized during the ceremony.
 
Information for Winter 2022 graduates will be made available on this page during the Fall 2022 semester.
Watch York College's 2022 Spring Commencement, recorded from the live stream on May 14, 2022.

Frequently Asked Questions

  • How can I view video of the Commencement ceremony?

    The video stream from the May 14, 2022 ceremony was recorded, and can be viewed either directly on this webpage or on YouTube.

  • How can I purchase graduation photos?
    YCP works with a company called Grad Images to take photos of each graduate at Commencement. Three photos of each graduate are taken: two before they cross the platform and one on the platform as they shake hands with President Gunter-Smith.
     
    Proofs of the photos will be made available online in early June 2022. Students are not obligated to purchase photos; they are optional. 

After Commencement

Receiving Your Diploma

Graduates will receive their diploma in the mail in the weeks following the end of the semester. The Records Office issues diplomas after a student’s requirements for degree completion are confirmed.

Joining the Alumni Association

As a graduate of York College of Pennsylvania, you are now officially a member of the Alumni Association! No matter where life takes you, be sure to keep your information up to date so you can stay informed about YCP alumni benefits, career development resources, special events, and more.

Follow @YCPAlumni on InstagramFacebook, or Twitter for the latest alumni news!

Sharing Your Success

Do you have plans to start your first post-graduation job? We'd love to hear about them! Fill out the First Destination Alumni Survey and let us know where you're heading next!

Contact Us
Dianne Creagh, Commencement Coordinator
Humanities, Room 22
Phone: 717.815.2216
ccreagh@ycp.edu

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