Recruit Training Graduations are normally held on Fridays at 11:00 a.m. There is a Parents' Brief held in the Ida Lewis Auditorium at 10:00 a.m. To avoid conflict with certain Federal Holidays, graduations are sometimes shifted to Thursday.
United States Coast Guard Training Center Cape May, N.J. is the nation's only Coast Guard Recruit Training Center. The Training Center is open to the invited family members and guests of the graduating class every Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
Uniformed Service Members presenting a graduating certificate must check in at 9:30 in the Ida Lewis Auditorium. All presenters should be in the appropriate service uniform.
The graduation schedule for the next few months is as follows:
Company Hall Graduation Date
||30 AUG 2019
||06 SEP 2019
||13 SEP 2019
||27 SEP 2019
||04 OCT 2019
||11 OCT 2019
Graduation Day Agenda
|Time Event Location/Notes
|08:30 - 10:00 am Breakfast Harborview Club - reservations not required
|09:10 - 09:45 am Spouse meeting Chief's Mess - Guardian Spouse representatives meet with spouses
|10:00 - 10:30 am Welcome Ida Lewis Auditorium
|11:00 - 11:45 am Graduation Parade Field - Foul weather location is the Gymnasium