COTO Awards Ceremony and Graduation Schedule and Details

College of the Ouachitas Annual Awards Ceremony will be held Friday, May 3rd, at 6:00pm, at the Malvern Community Center.

College of the Ouachitas 2013 Graduation will be held Saturday, May 11, at 2:00pm, at the Malvern High School Auditorium.


Graduation Details and Schedule:

  • Graduation Practice: Malvern High School Auditorium, 4:00 p.m., Friday, May 10.
  • Graduation Ceremony: Malvern High School Auditorium, Saturday, May 11, 2:00 p.m. 
                   Graduates should arrive no later than 1:15 p.m. Go directly to the cafeteria to dress and line-up.  
                   Faculty and Staff should arrive no later than 1:30 p.m.

Diplomas will be mailed about eight to ten weeks following the completion of your course work.  Diploma covers will be given at the graduation ceremony.   

Reception immediately following the graduation ceremony in Malvern High School Cafeteria.  There is no limit to the number of guests that one may have at the ceremony or at the reception.

Graduates if you have not done so, go to the COTO web site and complete the graduation survey.  There will be a drawing for a $50.00 gift card. 

  • Honor cords will be presented to honor graduates at the Awards Program on May 3.

If you have any questions, please call (501) 332-0218 or stop by Linda Johnson's office A100 in Student Affairs.