Commencement 2018

Congratulations! Your hard work has paid off and now it’s time to celebrate.  Below you will find more information about Jefferson’s Commencement Ceremony.

All students who earned a credential during the Summer 2018, Fall 2018 and Spring 2019 semesters are eligible.

Tuesday, May 14
6:30 p.m.

Graduates will need to arrive no later than 30 minutes before the ceremony.

Kentucky International Convention Center
221 S 4th St.
Louisville, KY 40202

 There will be one ceremony for General Education and Technical Education. 

There is onsite parking at the commencement venue. Give yourself plenty of time to travel as the ceremony occurs during some of the busiest traffic hours of the day.

To Be Determined

If you or a guest(s) are in need of ADA accommodations, please let the school representative know when you pick up your tickets.

You can pick up your regalia at the Jefferson Bookstore on the Downtown and Southwest Campuses.

Downtown Hours:

  • Monday – Thursday: 8:00am-5:00pm
  • Friday: 8:00am-12:00pm 

Southwest Hours:

  • Monday-Thursday 8:30a.m.-4:30 p.m.
  • Friday:

Cap/gown/tassel bundles $37.98 plus tax (separates available)

Honor cords $14.98 plus tax: 

  • Gold for High Distinction (3.6 and above GPA) 
  • White for Distinction (3.4-3.59 GPA)

Custom Jefferson diploma frames

Official college announcements and invitations can be ordered online 

No. Summer and Fall 2018 credentials are on campus for pick up at the Records Office, 200 W Broadway, on the Downtown Campus. Spring 2019 credentials will be available in July.

If you live in Jefferson County, Buckner, Clarksville, Crestwood, Goshen, Jeffersonville, LaGrange, Mt. Washington, New Albany, Pewee Valley and Shepherdsville, you will need to pick up your credentials from the Records Office on the Downtown Campus. The Record's Office will notify you when your credential is available.