Miami Dade College

Commencement Ceremonies

Congratulations Miami Dade College Class of 2016! Your hard work and dedication will be recognized and celebrated on this momentous occasion. As we prepare for Commencement 2016, we would like to share with you the following information that will help make this day one you will remember proudly for the rest of your life. Each Campus information will appear as they are available. Select your campus to find out more details.

Live StreamWatch Our Commencement Ceremonies Live Online

Can't make the ceremony? We're bringing the celebration to you. Use our streams to watch Commencement, live: Saturday, April 30

What's Next? Class of 2016 Grad Send-Off

The MDC Alumni Office is hosting What's Next? Class of 2016 Grad Send-Off on May 7th at the Wolfson Campus auditorium. This gathering will offer enriching, professional development workshops, networking opportunities, career and financial advisers, a panel of successful alumni, and other fun and lively activities. Visit to register for this special event.

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Kendall Gymnasium

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Commencement Ceremony Locations

Kendall Gymnasium
Theodore R. Gibson Health Center
MDC Kendall Campus

11011 SW 104th Street
Miami, FL 33176
Campus Map


Parking is available in the student lots and in the parking garage. Please allow time for travel and parking. Expect delays due to traffic and additional security measures.

Driving Directions via Google Maps

James L. Knight Center
James L. Knight Center

400 SE 2nd Ave,
Miami, FL 33131


Metrorail is the preferred means of transportation to and from the graduation event.

Metrorail & Metro Mover:
Take Metrorail ($2) to Government Center station. Proceed to the Metromover (FREE), Inner Loop for the most direct route and get off at Knight Center. Down escalators take you to the  Miami Tower lobby. Turn right off the escalator and proceed to the Knight Center/Hyatt Regency via the air-conditioned, covered walkway.

Please visit the following link for directions to the James L. Knight Center:

Wolfson Campus Parking Garage (Free)

You may park in the Wolfson Campus Parking Garage, located on NE Fifth Street, between NE First and NE Second Avenues. Once you park, exit the Parking Garage, walk across the street, and take the Metromover (no charge) to Government Center Station and then take the Metrorail to Knight Center.

Driving Directions via Google Maps

Security Information

For security reasons, the following items will not be allowed:

  • Large bags
  • Noise makers
  • Large cameras
  • Tripods
  • Coolers
  • Balloons
  • Banners and baby strollers

In addition, cell phones must be turned off or set to vibrate only.