University Commencement

A time of reflection and celebration at Arizona State University

Spring 2016 Ceremonies

The Office of University Ceremonies at Arizona State University serves to present the formal dignity of academic traditions to faculty, staff, and students and the community in which the university operates. Graduates are welcomed and encouraged to attend all graduation ceremonies and celebrations.


University Commencement for Undergraduate Students will be held Monday, May 9, 2016, 7:30 pm at Chase Field in Downtown Phoenix. 


University Commencement for Graduate Students will be held Monday, May 9, 2016, 10:30 am in Wells Fargo Arena.

Special Interest Events

Special Interest and cultural convocations are a time for smaller groups to gather and celebrate students' graduation. The smaller setting provides the opportunity for individual recognition.