Get Ready to Graduate!

Saturday, June 29, 2024

Santa Clara Convention Center

De Anza will hold its 57th annual commencement on Saturday, June 29, beginning at 3 p.m. in the Santa Clara Convention Center5001 Great America Parkway, Santa Clara, California. Check back here for more information about the celebration!

Remember to Apply for Your Degree! 

If you're planning to graduate, you must apply for your degree by completing the online form. If you'd like some assistance with using Degree Works or determining your eligibility to graduate, your counselor can help.


Congratulations to the Class of 2023!

56th Annual Commencement

Saturday, July 1, 2023: Santa Clara Convention Center

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2023 graduation program coverIn Case You Missed It

Watch the captioned livestream at

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Special Graduation Slideshow

Look for Your Friends!

The slideshow features photos and messages that were submitted by members of the Class of 2023.

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Student Grad Speakers and Award Winners

Grad Speakers

This year's grad speakes will be Samere Bhatt and Sofia Nonga

Samere is transferring to California State University, Northridge, where he'll study urban planning. Sofia is transferring to the University of California, Los Angeles, where she plans to study business economics. 

Samere Bhatt

Samere Bhatt

Read About Samere

Sofia Nonga

Sofia Nonga

Read About Sofia

Major Awards

These students will also be honored for their hard work and achievements during the Graduation ceremony.

President's Award

Thomas Jia

Thomas Jia


Read About Thomas

President's Award

Amanda Tackwell

Amanda Tackwell


Read About Amanda

DeHart Scholarship

Ivette Contreras Hernandez

Ivette Contreras Hernandez 

Read About Ivette

Pister Scholarship

Katherine Hernandez

Katherine Hernandez

Read About Katherine

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