Come celebrate our 2023 Graduates!  

A photo of an NOCE counselor posing with two students in their cap and gowns

Friday, May 26, 2023

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  • High School Diploma
  • GED
  • Administrative Professional/Business Information Worker
  • Braille Transcribing
  • Early Childhood Education
  • Electrical Technology
  • Funeral Services
  • Management 
  • Pharmacy Technician/Personal Care Aide
  • Quality Assurance
  • Medical Assistant

The NOCE Anaheim Campus (1830 W. Romneya Drive, Anaheim, CA 92801)


2022/23 NOCE Grads (July 2022 – June 2023) may participate in the 2023 Commencement Ceremony if they have completed the requirements in the following academic programs:

  • Administrative Professional
  • Braille Transcribing
  • Early Childhood Education
  • Funeral Service Assistant
  • High School Diploma Program
  • Medical Assistant
  • Pharmacy Technician
  • Bookkeeping
  • Business Information Worker 1
  • Electrical Trainee/Technology
  • GED/HiSET Program (pass all five exams)
  • Management
  • Personal Care Aide
  • Quality Assurance for Medical Devices

Grad Check Deadline

May 5, 2023 4:00 pm

Grad check deadline to participate in the 2023 Commencement Ceremony

  • In order to participate in the 2023 Commencement Ceremony, students MUST see a counselor to complete a Grad Check Request Form by Friday, May 5, 2023 at 4 p.m.
  • To make an appointment with a counselor to review your Student Education Plan, confirm you have completed all requirements, fill out the form, and gather additional details, contact the Counseling Department at 714.808.4682 or

What If I Don’t Complete My Requirements by the Grad Check Deadline?

High School Diploma Program Students

  • For High School Diploma Program students, all program requirements MUST be completed by the grad check deadline at 4 p.m. in order to participate in the 2023 Commencement Ceremony.
  • NOTE: Students enrolled in the ABED courses are welcome to attend if they are in the progress of successfully completing that course(s) by the end of the 2023 Spring Semester.
  • High School Diploma Program students completing AFTER the grad check deadline can graduate any time during the next academic year. Those students will be invited to participate in the next NOCE Commencement.

Career Technical Education Students

  • All program requirements for Career Technical Education (CTE) Program students must be completed or in progress by the end of the 2023 Spring Semester to be considered a 2023 graduate. CTE students MUST complete the grad check by the deadline at 4 p.m.


  • There is no cost to attend the 2023 Commencement Ceremony.
  • The only cost to participate is to purchase the cap, gown, and tassel. 

Buy Your Cap & Gown

Visit Oak Hall’s online portal to purchase your cap and gown for the 2023 Commencement.

Order a graduation cap, gown, and tassel online and have it delivered to you for just $31.90 +tax (includes standard shipping)

Gowns should be ordered from March 13, 2023 – April 30, 2023; the portal will be closed after April 30, 2023.  Students MUST purchase their cap and gown by that time to ensure timely shipment.

Photography Information

IMPORTANT NOTICE: This is a public ceremony and North Orange Continuing Education will be taking photos for promotional purposes, which may be used in, but not limited to, the following manner: brochures, class schedules, website, social media, etc. Through your attendance at this event, you may be photographed/filmed. By participating in this event, you understand that your image may be utilized by NOCE for the purposes of bringing its programs to the attention of the public. If you do not want your photo taken please inform the photographer or a staff member. 

Students are also encouraged to take graduation photos in their homes, and share photos from the ceremony with us by tagging our NOCE social media pages and using the #NOCEGrad2023