2021 graduation week to be held with COVID-19 protocols | Butler Community College

2021 graduation week to be held with COVID-19 protocols

A female Butler graduate poses in cap and gown with thumbs up.
Published: Wednesday, May 5th, 2021

Virtual option available for those unable to attend events

Subject:                  Butler Community College Graduation Week

Date:                       Saturday, May 8, 2021; Thursday, May 13, 2021 & Friday, May 14, 2021

Time:                      See below

Location:                BCTV Channel 20 via YouTube [butlercc.edu/bctv]


COVID PROTOCOLS – Events are not open to the public. Three (3) Guest Tickets allotted per graduate; must present ticket for admittance. Masks required for graduates. Masks for guests are strongly recommended along with social distancing. All events live streamed via YouTube on BCTV Channel 20.


Early College Academy Recognition Ceremony

Saturday, May 8, 2021, 10 a.m.

BCTV Channel 20 via YouTube [butlercc.edu/bctv]

The Early College Academy program allows high school seniors the ability to graduate with both their high school diplomas and associate degrees simultaneously.


Nurses Pinning

Thursday, May 13, 2021, 7 p.m.

BCTV Channel 20 via YouTube [butlercc.edu/bctv]             

This ceremony honors graduates receiving their ADN from Butler as well as those receiving their joint KU BSN and Butler ADN degrees.


Honors and Awards Ceremony

Friday, May 14, 2021, 1:30 p.m.

BCTV Channel 20 via YouTube [butlercc.edu/bctv]

Students achieving Order of the Purple and Order of the Gold will be recognized in addition to the presentation of other scholarships and awards.



Friday, May 14, 2021, 7 p.m.

BCTV Channel 20 via YouTube [butlercc.edu/bctv]

Butler is delighted to welcome Butler alum Junetta Everett as the 94th Commencement Ceremony speaker. Everett is a first-generation college student who, throughout her career, has maintained a focus on diversity and inclusion to help improve the climate for minorities and women. Recently retired, Everett served as the Vice President of Professional Relations for Delta Dental of Kansas for 27 years.

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