We are pleased to announce RCC’s 50th Commencement

Congratulations to all Class of 2022 Graduates!

Essex High School Auditorium
833 High School Drive
Tappahannock, VA 22560


May 12 and May 13 at 7 pm

In case you missed it you can watch the recording here: May 12 or May 13.

 Nurse Pinning and Commencement

May 13 at 4:30 pm


Click here to watch the recorded Nurse Pinning and Commencement Ceremony.

  1. You must apply to graduate by following the steps in your student portal through myRCC. Click here for more information.
  2. Access your student email to fill out the Eventbrite invitation and register for the commencement ceremony date you wish to attend.
  3. Complete the graduate survey to provide feedback about your programs, courses, and experiences.
  4. Tickets and car passes are required to attend the ceremony.
  5. Students are required to wear a black gown and cap for the ceremony.
  6. All graduates must arrive 60 minutes before the ceremony.
  7. A “live stream” will be available for the event.

If you have any additional questions, please email graduation@rappahannock.edu and your question(s) will be answered within 72 hours.