Wenatchee Valley College announces 2024 graduations and nurses pinnings

Media Contacts:  
Cody Rogers, director of student life, 509-682-6868, crogers@wvc.edu 
Edith Gomez, WVC at Omak campus life and diversity coordinator, 509-422-7814, egomez@wvc.edu 
Dr. Jennifer Freese, director of nursing, 509-682-6662, jfreese@wvc.edu  
Dr. Jennifer Korfiatis, interim public information officer, jkorfiatis@wvc.edu, 509-682-6650 

WVC 2024 graduations and nurses pinnings 

Wenatchee Valley College will host nurses pinning ceremonies on June 5, 7, and 13, and graduation ceremonies for both campuses on Friday, June 14 and Saturday, June 15.  

The Wenatchee campus ceremony is scheduled for 7 p.m. on Friday, June 14, at the Town Toyota Center. The Omak campus ceremony is scheduled for 1 p.m. on Saturday, June 15, at the Omak Performing Arts Center. 

The Omak campus convocation for the LPN to BSN students will be held Wednesday, June 5, at 2 p.m. at the First Presbyterian Church in Omak. The convocation for the RN to BSN students on the Wenatchee campus will be on Friday, June 7, at 2 p.m. in Maguire Conference Center in Mish ee twie. The pinning for the associate in nursing program will be at 1 p.m. on Thursday, June 13, at Wenatchee High School.  

Wenatchee campus graduates and their guests are encouraged to request disability accommodations before June 13 by contacting WVC Campus Life at campuslife@wvc.edu or 609-682-6860. CART (live captioning) will be provided during the ceremony. An accessible parking area is available to individuals with disabled parking permits and by special permission from WVC Campus Life.  

Omak campus graduates and their guests may request accommodations by contacting Edith Gomez, campus life and diversity coordinator, at egomez@wvc.edu or 509-422-7814. An ASL interpreter, accessible parking, and wheelchair accessible seating will be provided.  

Both graduation ceremonies and all nurses pinnings will be livestreamed on WVC’s Facebook page 

Balloons and flowers are not allowed in the arena during the Wenatchee campus ceremony. Guests may leave these items at a reception area in the lobby before entering the arena.  

More information the graduation ceremonies can be found at wvc.edu/Graduation  


Wenatchee Valley College enriches North Central Washington by serving educational and cultural needs of communities and residents throughout the service area. The college is committed to diversity, equity and inclusion for all students and employees and provides high-quality transfer, liberal arts, professional/technical, basic skills and continuing education for students of diverse ethnic and economic backgrounds. Visit our website, wvc.edu. 


Wenatchee Valley College is committed to a policy of equal opportunity in employment and student enrollment. All programs are free from discrimination and harassment against any person because of race, creed, color, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, the presence of any sensory, mental, or physical disability, or the use of a service animal by a person with a disability, age, parental status or families with children, marital status, religion, genetic information, honorably discharged veteran or military status or any other prohibited basis per RCW 49.60.030, 040 and other federal and state laws and regulations, or participation in the complaint process. The following persons have been designated to handle inquiries regarding the non-discrimination policies and Title IX compliance for both the Wenatchee and Omak campuses: 

To report discrimination or harassment: Title IX Coordinator, Wenatchi Hall 2322M, (509) 682-6445, title9@wvc.edu. 

To request disability accommodations: Director of Student Access, Wenatchi Hall 2133, (509) 682-6854, TTY/TTD: dial 711, sas@wvc.edu.