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 2017, Fall 2017 and Spring 2018 semesters are eligible.

General Education and Transfer Students - Tuesday, May 8, 5:30pm.

Technical Education - Tuesday, May 8, 8:00pm.

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

Northeast Christian Church
9900 Brownsboro Road
Louisville, KY 40241

You will attend the ceremony based on the  credential you earned.  Here is the breakdown.  If you earned a credential in both General Education and Technical Education, you will have the opportunity to select the ceremony you would like to attend when you pick up your tickets.  

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.

Priority ticket pick up is April 2-May1, 2018

Ticket pick up is still available May 2-7, but ticket availability may be limited. Tickets for the 2018 Commencement Ceremony are now available on campus.   If you are an online learner, pick up your tickets at the location nearest you. You will need to present a photo ID (driver’s license, college ID, etc.).


  • Records Office, 200 W Broadway
  • Monday - Thursday: 8:00am-5:00pm.
  • Friday: 8:00am-4:30pm.


  • Administration Building Suite 163
  • Monday - Friday: 8:00am-4:30pm.


  • Monday – Friday: 8:00am-4:30pm.


  • Suite 118
  • Monday - Thursday: 8:00am-5 p.m.
  • Friday: 8:00am-4:00pm.


  • Learning Commons
  • Tuesday & Thursday: 8:00am-4:30pm.

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.


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

Cap/gown/tassel bundles $48.98 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 2017 credentials are on campus for pick up at the Records Office, 200 W Broadway, on the Downtown Campus. Spring 2018 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.