Graduation photo 2014

Congratulations Texarkana College Class of 2014

Congratulations! The Office of Admissions is excited about your accomplishment and wanted to pass on some important information as it relates to receiving your diploma, pictures, and completing the graduation survey.

Graduation Application: If you have not completed your graduation application and you plan on participating in the Spring 2014 commencement make sure you apply by Friday, April 25, 2014. Applications are available online and in the Office of Admissions.

Commencement: The Spring 2014 commencement ceremony will take place on Tuesday, May 20, 2014 at 7:30 pm at the First Baptist Church Texarkana. Graduates need to arrive by 6:00 pm and proceed to the Grand Atrium for check-in.

Commencement Rehearsal: In order to be properly prepared, commencement rehearsal will take place on Monday, May 19, 2014 at 11:00 am. While it is not required, we strongly encourage graduates to attend.  Rehearsal will take place in the First Baptist Church Texarkana Sanctuary.

Location: Both the rehearsal and ceremony will take place at First Baptist Church Texarkana formerly First Baptist Church, Moores Lane. While the church has ample parking, we encourage graduates to park in the Scout Hut parking section near Cowhorn Creek. Below is the church address.

First Baptist Church Texarkana

3015 Moores Lane

Texarkana, TX 75503

Cap and Gown/Graduation Announcements: Cap and Gowns along with graduation announcements are available for purchase in the Texarkana College bookstore.  Cap and Gowns are $29.98 and include the tassel and Graduation Announcements are $14.99. The bookstore is located at Texarkana College in the Truman Arnold Student Center and is open daily.

Please continue to check the website for additional information about graduation. Graduation packets will be available beginning Thursday, May 1, 2014. Contact the Office of Admissions at 903.823.3012 or through e-mail at with graduation questions.