Twice a year (May and December), SOWELA holds a commencement ceremony to recognize the students who have completed either an Associate's Degree or Technical Diploma during the previous summer, fall, and spring semesters.
SOWELA will be hosting Fall 2023 Commencement at 6:30 PM on Thursday, December 14, 2023 at the Lake Charles Civic Center Coliseum.
Any money owed to the College must be paid before students can receive their diplomas and transcripts verifying graduation. Also, students who have holds on their accounts must have these cleared in order to receive diplomas and transcripts.
Students should apply for graduation no later than the following deadline.
To submit a graduation application, please follow the steps below.
If you have any questions regarding either your candidacy for graduation or the commencement ceremony, please contact the Graduation Committee at email@example.com.
SOWELA Technical Community College does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, gender, disability, or age in its programs and activities. The following person(s) have been designated to handle inquiries regarding non-discrimination policies: