By Madison Salter / Staff Writer

Students applying for Spring 2014 graduation must submit their application by Friday, Feb. 28 at noon to an admissions and records office.

The application form may be found in the admissions and records office at the LAC in A-1075 and at the PCC in MD-135 or online at

Peter Phan, 27, a business management major, said, “I look to the office for help.”

Both offices are open Monday-Thursday 8 a.m.-6 p.m. and Fridays 8 a.m.-noon. They may be reached by phone at (562) 938-4136 for the LAC and (562) 938-3944 for the PCC.

Nely Herrera, 19, a culinary arts major, said, “I want to look for a job once I graduate.”

Herrera said even though she just started attending LBCC, she is planning her future.

If students have any questions regarding education plans or curriculum guidelines, they may see a counselor.

Appointments may be made by phone at (562) 938-4560 for the LAC and (562) 938-3920 for the PCC, or online.

Guidelines are offered at For more information, students may visit the LAC and the PCC Admissions and Records offices.

Michelle Zavala, 23, a law enforcement major, said, “I don’t know much about graduation, but I usually find stuff out with all of the school’s resources.”

The commencement ceremony will be Thursday, June 5, at Veterans Stadium.

Last Spring, more than 1,800 students from LBCC received associate of art or associate of science degrees or certificates.