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46th Annual Commencement

Commencement Week Ceremonies

All held on the Main Campus/Paterson
May 9  Phi Theta Kappa Induction
4:00 pm Gymnasium  
Reception follows in the Cafeteria/Paterson Room

May 14  Nurse Education Pinning
6:00 pm  PCCC Theater
Reception follows in the Cafeteria/Paterson Room

May 15  Graduate & Academic Awards
4:00 pm Gymnasium
Reception precedes at 3:00 pm Cafeteria/Paterson Room

May 17  46th Annual Commencement
11 am &  6 pm Ceremonies  Gymnasium

Passaic County Community College
46th Annual Commencement Ceremonies

May 17, 2018  -  Main Campus
Commencement Theme:  Celebrating 50 Years

Morning Ceremony
11:00 am

Degree Recipients for
Associate in Applied Science (A.A.S.)
Career Certificates
Certificates of Achievement
Valedictorian: Shane Consalvo


Evening Ceremony
6:00 pm

Degree Recipients for
Associate in Arts (A.A.)
Associate in Science (A.S.)
Co-Valedictorian: Katherine Tapia
Co-Valedictorian: Alex Medina Sosa

Class of 2018 Grad Profiles

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Shane Consalvo

A Valedictorian of the PCCC Class of 2018,  Composes Career in Music. Read more.

Alex Medina Sosa

A Co-valedictorian of the PCCC Class of 2018, Alex was also valedictorian of his high school class in Peru. Read more.

Katherine Tapia

A Co-valedictorian of the PCCC Class of 2018, She left her home country of Peru 10 years ago, and journeyed alone to the U.S. seeking academic opportunity. Read more.

Sarah Raigoza

Unmotivated in high school, Sarah is now a recognized science researcher and aspiring marine biologist. Read more.

Rebecca Girardin

Following a negative high school experience, this published poet and artist flourished at PCCC. Read more.

Daniel Davis

He Left His Comfort Zone and Excelled at PCCC. Read more.

Congratulations Class of 2018

The Class of 2018 graduates on a significant date in the history of Passaic County Community College, the 50th anniversary of the PCCC's founding on May 17, 1968. 

You, the graduates of May 17, 2018, carry on the tradition of opportunity, community, and academic excellence that PCCC represents.

We congratulate you and wish you every success as your journey continues, and we welcome you to join us in the months to come at our special Celebrating 50 Years events.