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ASU's New College Convocation Fall 2021

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Fall 2021 Convocation

Registration

icon of computer Register for Convocation online through My ASU

Registration for Fall 2021 In-person graduation events is now open.

All ASU graduation ceremonies require reservations (RSVPs) from graduating students who wish to participate. 
2020 and spring 2021 graduates ONLY click here to submit information.

August 2021 and December 2021 graduates WILL NOT BE REGISTERED if you click on the link aboveAugust 2021 and December 2021 graduates MUST register using the link found on your My ASU Page. 

Graduation ceremonies include

  • Graduate Commencement
  • Undergraduate Commencement
  • College convocations
  • Special interest convocations 

A registration submitted by deadline:

  • Guarantees a seat for the graduate
  • Guarantees seats/tickets for a graduate’s guests
  • Guarantees the graduate receive all benefits & ceremony specific items provided by the ceremony

How to register for in-person ceremonies

  1. Apply for graduation and pay graduation fees.
  2. Go to the RSVP Ceremonies link available on your MyASU page (available the week of October 18)
  3. A link under the Graduation Tab will appear after you have applied to graduate and paid your graduation fees. 
  4. Click on the link to each virtual ceremony you wish to attend.
  5. Complete the registration form.
  6. Click the "SUBMIT" button at the bottom of the page after completing the registration form.
  • Failure to properly submit the form will result in your registration not being recorded.
  • Students will receive a confirmation via email after successfully submitting a form for each ceremony.

Registration Deadline

Deadlines to RSVP for fall 2021 graduation events Thursday, November 18.  


 

Have questions or need help?

Email:  ncgraduation@asu.edu

2021 Commencement Ceremony Flower Pre-Sales,T-Shirts, Kukui's necklace

Arizona State University partners with The Commencement Group for our graduation ceremonies to provide special commemorative flowers and gift items for sale during commencement. These special gift items include T-Shirts featuring all graduates names, and Kukui Spirit Necklaces. 

 These items can be purchased in advance by accessing the link below and picked up onsite at commencement:

Advance Purchase

icon of camera Grad Fair and Grad Images

Grad Fair is open (again!)

You can still purchase your cap and gown! Grad Fair is open online, all four bookstores will have regalia available for purchase on-site.

How to Dress for Graduation

  • Order by TBD, to receive your cap and gown by TBD — just in time to snap a photo for your custom graduation slide.
  • Order between TBD, to receive regalia by TBD.

Grad Images will take on-campus photos through TBD

TBD - Dates and times

Sign up for sessions on campus

 icon of bullhorn Keep checking this page for updates and more information about our Convocation and other celebrations!

How do I RSVP?

The link to register for ceremonies can be found on your myASU page under the graduation tab and the deadline to register is TBD. 

First, click on the graduation tab and file your graduation application and pay the fee; you must RSVP by TBD in order to be included in the fall 2021 convocation.

Next, the RSVP form will allow graduates to upload a personal photo and a brief personal message to be used in your virtual ceremony slides.

Finally, once you register for ceremonies, you will also be able to record and upload a personal "Thank You" clip to be included with your ceremony recognition from StageClip. 

Please note, this is a professional ceremony therefore any photos or messages with inappropriate content will not be approved. 

I graduated in spring, summer of fall 2020/spring of 2021. Can I participate in future in-person celebrations?

Yes! Students who completed coursework in 2020 or May of 2021, may participate in December 2021 and future in-person celebrations. Click here to submit informationThis link is for 2020 or spring 2021 graduates only. All information regarding ceremonies will be forwarded using your asu.edu email address.

August 2021 and December 2021 graduates WILL NOT BE REGISTERED if you click on the link above. August 2021 and December 2021 graduates MUST register using the link found on your My ASU Page.

Doctoral candidates are individually recognized and cross the stage at University Graduate Commencement so you will need to complete your registration to have a reader card available for Graduate Commencement.

Master degree candidates are eligible to participate in Graduate Commencement. Your general participation and an indication of the number of guests who will attend Graduate Commencement is all that is required. Master degree candidates will be individually hooded at this event but will not be individually recognized. Individual recognition (having your name called and crossing the stage) for master degree candidates will take place at the college convocation event.

How will I receive my diploma?

If your university academic requirements are met, similar to prior years, you will receive your diploma in the mail. Diplomas are mailed approximately eight weeks after the degree conferral date. Graduates will receive an email notification via their ASU email account when their diploma has been mailed. Diplomas are mailed to the student's diploma mailing address, which can be viewed and updated from My ASU. For more information, visit https://students.asu.edu/diploma.

Can I still purchase a cap and gown?

Yes! For information about purchasing graduation regalia, visit the Herff Jones website. You will be able to order your cap and gown online or purchase them directly from the bookstore on all four campuses.  

Can I still have my cap and gown portraits taken? 

Yes! Grad Images will be taking complimentary photos at each of ASU's campuses. For more information about photo dates, locations and links to register, visit https://graduation.asu.edu/ceremonies/memories

How do I get my honor cords?

If you are an undergraduate student who is eligible for academic honors (Cum Laude, Magna Cum Laude or Summa Cum Laude) you can review information about honor cords by visiting https://students.asu.edu/graduation-ceremonies and the university will mail your cords to you. 

How can I get a diploma cover case?

If you are planning on participating in a future in-person convocation ceremony, you will receive a diploma cover as you walk across the stage. If you aren't planning to participate in a future ceremony, you can request a diploma cover be mailed to you by filling out this form

What if I have more questions?

Please email ncgraduation@asu.edu.

How do I RSVP?

The link to register for ceremonies can be found on your myASU page under the graduation tab and the deadline to register is TBD. 

First, click on the graduation tab and file your graduation application and pay the fee; you must RSVP by TBD in order to be included in the fall 2021 convocation.

Next, the RSVP form will allow graduates to upload a personal photo and a brief personal message to be used in your virtual ceremony slides.

Finally, once you register for ceremonies, you will also be able to record and upload a personal "Thank You" clip to be included with your ceremony recognition from StageClip. 

Please note, this is a professional ceremony therefore any photos or messages with inappropriate content will not be approved. 

Will in-person events be offered?

TBD 

How will I receive my diploma?

If your university academic requirements are met, similar to prior years, you will receive your diploma in the mail. Diplomas are mailed approximately eight weeks after the degree conferral date. Graduates will receive an email notification via their ASU email account when their diploma has been mailed. Diplomas are mailed to the student's diploma mailing address, which can be viewed and updated from My ASU. For more information, visit https://students.asu.edu/diploma.

Can I still purchase a cap and gown?

Yes! For information about purchasing graduation regalia, visit the Herff Jones website. You will be able to order your cap and gown online or purchase them directly from the bookstore on all four campuses.  

Can I still have my cap and gown portraits taken? 

Yes! Grad Images will be taking complimentary photos at each of ASU's campuses. For more information about photo dates, locations and links to register, visit https://graduation.asu.edu/ceremonies/memories

How do I get my honor cords?

If you are an undergraduate student who is eligible for academic honors (Cum Laude, Magna Cum Laude or Summa Cum Laude) you can review information about honor cords by visiting https://students.asu.edu/graduation-ceremonies and the university will mail your cords to you. 

How can I get a diploma cover case?

If you are planning on participating in a future in-person convocation ceremony, you will receive a diploma cover as you walk across the stage. If you aren't planning to participate in a future ceremony, you can request a diploma cover be mailed to you by filling out this form. Please note that diploma covers will not be mailed until the week of TBD so be sure to include an updated address if you plan on moving soon.

What if I have more questions?

Please email ncgraduation@asu.edu.