Signature events

ASU Family offers many ways to engage with the University can connect with each other, enchaining the university experience for all Sun Devils, parents and families.


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Sun Devil Send Offs and Celebrations

Each summer ASU Alumni Chapters host regional “Sun Devil Send-Offs” with “Sun Devil Celebrations” occurring locally to meet and welcome incoming families and students to ASU. Somewhere between a pep rally and a maroon-and-gold lovefest, send-offs help ease the transition to college, whether you’re an incoming freshman, international student or transfer.

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Engage at local university events

Time-honored annual events for Sun Devils past, present and future and their families. From bringing in a new first-year class to recognizing the innovations of the students, volunteering and attending local university events is a great way to stay engaged as alumni or proud parents.

ASU Welcome | Family Weekend | Homecoming | Change the World


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Attend a regional Sun Devil Spirit Day

In October and March, ASU Family will host local receptions for families, having a chance to connect with the university and its resources. You have the opportunity to host a family coffee chat or reception in your hometown. If you are interested in hosting a Sun Devil Spirit Day in your hometown e-mail