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Important Dates

Graduation Dates 2018

April 12-19
Graduates order Cap and Gown, DVD's, and Graduation Announcements in Student Services. (See Graduation Ordering Information Link for more information.)

May 14
Deadline for clearing deficiencies such as ID badges, lost Media Center books, damaged or lost tools, tuition payments, etc.

Deadline for completing all coursework, passing TABE (Career Techical Students) or GED requirements. (See exceptions listed on GED students and Career Technical Education Students Pages)

May 16-18
Pick up Cap and Gown and Reception Tickets in Student Services.  The last day to purchase additional Reception Tickets is May 22.

May 18
Graduates' textbooks are due to the Media Center. All library books are due.

May 23
9:00 AM:   Graduation Practice (Mandatory Attendance)
6:30 PM:  Graduation Ceremony at the Marina Civic Center (Arrive dressed in Cap and Gown no later than 5:45 PM)
Graduation Reception following the Ceremony at Haney Technical Center (Tickets Required for Reception)


Contact Info

Suzanne Vann
Haney Technical Center
vannsp@bay.k12.fl.us
850-767-5500 ext. 212-5347

Graduation Ordering Information
Ordering Information for Graduation

April 12 - 19, 2018:  All 2018 Graduates must register for graduation with Student Services during these dates in order to participate.  

  • Career and Technical Program Graduates do not pay a graduation fee since this cost is included with tuition.  However,  graduates must still register during these dates in Student Services in order to participate. 
  • GED Students who attended classes at Haney do not pay a graduation fee since this cost is included with tuition. However,  graduates must still register during these dates in Student Services in order to participate.    
  • GED students who took the GED at Haney but never attended classes must pay a $75.00 graduation fee. 

The graduation fee includes cap, gown, tassel, and ten graduation announcements.  Career/Technical Graduates and GED Graduates who attended classes at Haney will not pay a graduation fee since it was covered by your tuition cost. 

Order Graduation Announcements. You will receive ten graduation announcements when you order your cap and gown. If you wish to purchase additional announcements, the cost is $5 per ten announcements. If you do not need additional announcements, you do not need to take any action.

Order Graduation Cap, Gown, and Tassel. The graduation fee includes the cap, gown, and tassel - all of which are yours to keep. ALL graduates are expected to participate in the graduation ceremony. You may not participate in graduation without your cap and gown.

Order a DVD of the Graduation Ceremony. This is an optional purchase. DVD's cost $10 and must be pre-ordered. Pay in Student Services when you order your cap and gown. Leave a current address so that the DVD can be mailed to you in August. 

All of the above items may be ordered in Student Services in Building 1.

Student Services hours are: 

Monday through Friday: 7:30 AM - 3:30 PM