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BCC's 61st Commencement Ceremony

Friday, June 4, 2021

  • 4:00 pm (Drive through Ceremony on campus)
  • 7:00 pm - Virtual Ceremony broadcast
Contact Us

Questions or concerns?

Phone: 413-236-1603

View the 2021 Commencement Program

Virtual Program

Our Virtual Program will be released through PCTV and Facebook at 7:00 pm and shown again at 9:00 pm on June 4th  with a Social Hour on zoom at 8:00 pm (link to follow soon). The Social event will allow BCC Community members to join and share well wishes with each other on this important day.

Virtual Commencement on Pittsfield Community Television
  • Watch on PCTV channel 1302, if you have Spectrum in Pittsfield, Dalton and Richmond. 
  • The PCTV Select app is available on modern Roku and Apple TV devices or via a webstream (for full instructions on how to view PCTV Select,  visit; or
  • on Facebook Live.

Simulcast on Northern Berkshire Community Television and Community Television for the Southern Berkshires.

On-Campus Celebration

To compliment the virtual Commencement 2021 Program, BCC will be hosting a "drive thru" event that will allow our students to join us on campus with their families, driving around campus to meet President Kennedy at a staged area in their Cap and Gown, where they will receive a personalized congratulations. Students and their family members will be cheered on by faculty, staff and administration as we line the route. 

Year End Events

We've got a lot to celebrate! Take a look at what's going on around Commencement as we honor our students' achievements.

Thursday, April 29 Falconer Awards 2:00 pm Virtual Event
Tuesday, May 4 PTK Ceremony 1:00 pm Virtual Event
Wednesday, May 5 Veteran's Stole Ceremony 1:00 pm Virtual Event
Tuesday, May 11 Spring Concert 1:30 pm Remote audience
Thursday, May 13 29 Who Shine Awards 2:00 pm Virtual Event
Friday, May 21 Respiratory Care Pinnings Time TBD Live Event
Tuesday, May 25 ADN Pinnings 7:00 pm Live Event
Thursday, May 27 PTA Pinnings 6:00 pm Live Event
Friday, May 28 Honors Program Celebration 2:00 pm Virtual Event
Thursday, June 3 Awards Night 6:00 pm Broadcast on PCTV
Thursday, June 3 TRiO Year-End Celebration 12:00 pm Virtual Event
Friday, June 4 Commencement 4:00 pm Broadcast on PCTV
Thursday, June 24 LPN Pinnings 7:00 pm Live Event
ARCHIVE: Previous Commencement Ceremonies: 
Virtual Commencement - May 29, 2020 

View the recording of BCC's 60th Commencement Ceremony!