Graduation Ceremonies

At the end of each class, Guide Dogs of America holds a Graduation Ceremony to honor the guide dog recipients of the current class, the Sponsors and Puppy Raisers, and all who have contributed to the success of the class.

The Graduation Ceremony starts at 10 am and is held in an outdoor setting under an awning. Each class has up to 10 students who may talk about their training experiences, along with the puppy raisers who fostered their dog. Puppies-in-training are in attendance along with some working guide dogs. GDA merchandise is available. A reception and tours are held immediately following the ceremony. Attendance is free and all are welcome.

Scheduled Graduations

Class #396
Saturday, January 28, 2017
10:00 AM

Class #397
Saturday, February 25, 2017
10:00 AM

Class #398
Saturday, July 1, 2017
10:00 AM

Class #399
Saturday, July 29, 2017
10:00 AM

Class #400
Saturday, November 11, 2017
10:00 AM

Class #401
Saturday, December 16, 2017
10:00 AM

All graduation ceremonies take place at the Guide Dogs of America campus. Parking is available in GDA’s Macki and Phil Singer Visitor and Education Center lot, in front of our administration building, and along Glenoaks Blvd.

13445 Glenoaks Boulevard
Sylmar, CA 91342
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