Graduation | Spring 2024

Graduation Ceremony

Congratulations 2024 Graduates!

May 14, 2024 
7:00 p.m.
Campbell University
John W. Pope, Jr. Convocation Center

Seating is first come, first serve. There are no tickets.

More information:

  • Graduate arrival time is 5:30 PM. Doors open for guests at 5:30 PM. Graduation will begin at 7:00 PM.
  • Graduates report to the John Pope Convocation Center (56 Main St. Lillington, NC 27546) and enter the McCall Court Auxiliary Gym at the back. (Maps)
  • Park in the parking lot behind the building and follow signs at the back entrance marked Graduate Entrance. 
  • Dress Code: Dress attire under the robe, dark clothing preferred.
  • Shoes need to be comfortable but dressy.  If wearing heels, please make sure you are comfortable walking and standing in them, especially up and down stairs.
  • Decoration on the cap is allowed, but must be flat and may not obstruct the view of anyone sitting behind you.
  • There will be no secure place to store personal belongs during the ceremony.   

Campbell University Clear Bag Policy:

Campbell University has adopted a clear bag policy at all of their on campus venues. Guests are encouraged to familiarize themselves with the new policies before arriving at the venue to minimize time spent searching bags at security checkpoints.

Bags that are approved include:

  • Clear tote bags made of plastic, vinyl or PVC that do not exceed 12″ x 6″ x 12″
  • One-gallon clear plastic zip-style bags
  • Small purses or clutch bags that do not exceed 6.5″ x 4.5″
  • Medical or diaper bags must be accompanied by a child

Bags that are not permitted include:

  • Backpacks
  • Printed patterns or tinted plastic bags
  • Drawstring bags
  • Fanny packs
  • Camera or binocular cases
  • Large purses or bags

Graduation Group

Graduate candidates receive correspondence to their Johnston Community College email address.

For questions about graduation contact:

Kristy Casey
Assistant Registrar
Phone: (919) 209-2233

For questions Adult High School or GED graduation contact:

Marvilo Gay
Dept. Chair, Academic and Career Readiness
Phone: (919) 209-2065

For questions about graduation regalia contact: