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Message to Parents > Graduation > Frequently Asked Questions


Graduations are normally held on Fridays at 11 a.m. A parent's brief is held in the Ida Lewis Auditorium at 10 a.m. For weeks on which a Holiday or Special event falls on Friday they will hold it on a different day.

The United States Coast Guard Training Center Cape May, N.J. is the Nation's only Coast Guard Recruit Training Center. The Center is open to the invited family members and guests of the graduating class every Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Military members presenting a graduation certificate must check in at 0930 in the Ida Lewis Auditorium. All presenters must be in the appropriate service uniform.

The graduation schedule for the next few months is as follows:

Company Hall Graduation Date
W190  HEALY 27 MAR 2015
X190 MUNRO 03 APR 2015
Y190 JAMES 17 APR 2015
Z190 JAMES 24 APR 2015
A191 MUNRO 01 MAY 2015
B191 JAMES 08 MAY 2015

Graduation Day Agenda

Time Event Location/Notes
0830-1000 Breakfast Harborview Club - reservations not required
0910- 0945 Spouse Meeting Chief's Mess - Guardian Spouse representatives meet with spouses
1000-1030 Welcome Ida Lewis Auditorium
1100-1145 Graduation Parade Field - Foul weather location is the Gymnasium

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