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Last Update: 11/6/14

Commencement > Black Baccalaureate

35th Annual Black Baccalaureate Ceremony (2013-14)

Date: Thursday, May 15, 2013
Time: 7:00p.m. - 9:00p.m.
Location: Lincoln High School Theater (4777 Imperial Avenue, San Diego, CA 92113-2071)

This Baccalaureate Ceremony is only for seniors who are graduating in December 2013, May 2014 and Summer 2014. If you are graduating in September of 2014 you would not be able to participate in this years program because you fall under the 2014-2015 school year.


>>Letter to Graduate 2013-2014 (.pdf)

Registration and Payment Information

Please register for the event by completing the form below. Last day to register is Friday, May 9, 2014 by 4:30 p.m

Please read the Baccalaureate conduct letter attached below before registering for the program.

>>Black Baccalaureate Conduct Letter (.pdf)

The fee payment amount in order to participate in this years ceremony is $25. Please bring this payment to the Africana Studies Department after you submit this registration form. The money is to partially cover the cost of the kente cloth, drummer, tickets and African Dancers.

IMPORTANT! All seniors who do not pay the required fee would not be able to participate in this years program.

Planning Committee

Interested in serving on the planning committee for this year's ceremony? If so please let us know by emailing us at


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