Graduating Class of 2021

2021 Spring Commencement event planned

Marion Technical College is planning a drive-thru ceremony and celebration on the Marion campus to be held on Friday, May 14, 2021, from 5 to 7 pm. One car is allowed per graduate.

If you have any questions, please reach out to Carey Wolf, Assistant Registrar at wolfc@mtc.edu or 740-386-4104, or email the Office of the Registrar at registrar@mtc.edu.

The graduation information follows below.

Spring Commencement Drive-Thru Ceremony 2021

Spring Commencement Drive-Thru Ceremony 2021


To apply for graduation, you must meet with your academic advisor to make sure that you have met all degree or certificate requirements and fulfill all prior financial obligations and federal loan program requirements. Students must submit a petition online according to the published deadline for each term.

Petition Due Dates for: Deadline for students to petition to graduate: Deadline for advisors to submit approvals:
SPRING October 15 November 1
SUMMER February 1 March 1
FALL April 1 May 1

Upon receipt of the petition, all students’ academic records are reviewed to verify completion of degree requirements and eligibility. The College Registrar will notify a student’s academic advisor of their ineligibility to graduate; the student will be notified directly by their academic advisor.


If you have not already done so, schedule a meeting (face-to-face, by phone, or email) with your
“academic advisor” to review your degree plan to make sure that you are on track and have met the requirements for your desired degree program. If you are unsure who your advisor is, please call your program’s academic assistant at 740.389.4636, at the extension below:

  • Angela Atha, Ext #4115, Office Bryson Hall 161C
    (Business Technologies/ASAP/Information Technologies/Criminal Justice)
  • Angela Atha, Ext #4014, Office Bryson Hall 161G
    (Engineering Technologies, and HIT)
  • Chelsea Adams, Ext #4132, Office Bryson Hall161B
    (Associate of Arts, Associate of Science, and Human and Social Services)
  • Darlene Lewis, Ext #4180, Office HTC 109
    (Medical Sciences, and Nursing programs)
  • Jessica McMaulley, Ext #4185, Office HTC 162
    (PTA, OTA, Radiography and Sonography programs)

The graduation ceremony will take place each spring semester. Graduation is for completers only – those students who have completed all of their degree requirements by the end of that spring term. Students who still have classes remaining may not participate in the spring ceremony. If you complete your degree requirements during the summer or fall term, you may participate in the subsequent spring graduation ceremony.

  • To purchase a cap/gown please visit this link. If you purchase a cap/gown after April 23, an additional fee is added.
  • If you are unable to afford a cap and gown, please contact Jessica McCaulley, located in the Health Building 162, or contact Jessie at mccaulleyj@mtc.edu or 740.386.4185 to ask about borrowing a donated one.