Graduation Application Priority Deadline is Friday, February 25, 2022 (Graduation Application).

The final deadline to apply for Spring 2022 graduation is Friday, March 25, 2022.

COVID-Related Recommendations for Spring 2022 Commencement

Northwest Mississippi Community College is committed to the health and well-being of our students, their families, and our faculty and staff.  Therefore, we recommend the following protocols regarding commencement ceremony attendance on Friday, May 6, 2022:

  • Graduates and guests who feel unwell should avoid attending the commencement ceremony.  For those unable to attend, the ceremonies will be streamed live on the NWCC Youtube page.
  • Although not required, face coverings are encouraged regardless of vaccination status.
  • We also encourage social distancing, where possible, between family units.  If possible, please maintain 6 feet of space between your family unit and others.

Spring 2022 Commencement Information

Date: Friday, May 6, 2022
Time: 8:00 a.m. - School of Health Sciences
11:00 a.m. - Career Technical
2 p.m. - Academic Instruction
Location: Howard Coliseum

The Office of Admissions and Records is conducting final degree audits.  If a student was unable to complete the required course work, the Office will inform the student via email that he/she has not met degree requirements. If all required course work is complete for the student’s credential, he/she will receive the following:

  1. Delivery of all requested transcripts (confirming the degree/credential) to be sent to other colleges/universities and employers after final grades have posted.
  2. Receipt of link to the student’s digital degree/credential via an email and/or text message.
  3. Receipt of paper degree/credential within 14 business days of receiving digital degree/credential.

For questions or additional assistance, please contact the Office of Admissions and Records by email at