Rainbow Convocation

Rainbow Convocation

Monday, December 10, 2018
5:30 p.m.
Student Pavilion, Tempe Campus

The Rainbow Convocation honors LGBTQIA+ (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer and Questioning, Intersex, Asexual/Aromantic, and their Allies) students by bringing together members of their communities to celebrate the accomplishments of graduates, with particular honor and recognition for the ways in which sexuality and gender have influenced their paths toward graduation. This event includes a keynote speaker, student speaker, graduate recognition and refreshments.  

The deadline for graduates to RSVP November 18, 2018.

  • RSVP on the graduation tab on your myASU
  • Tickets are not required for admission
  • Family and friends are welcome to attend. Doors open for guests at 4:30 p.m.
  • Refreshments will be served after the program
  • Graduates are asked to check in by 4:30 p.m. at the registration table outside of the Senita Ballroom to prepare for the formal processional beginning at 5:30 p.m.
  • All graduates are required to wear an official ASU cap and gown during the convocation ceremony. You may purchase your regalia at the Sun Devil Campus Bookstores 

ATTIRE- All graduates must procure their own cap and gown, which must be worn during the ceremony. You can purchase your regalia at http://colleges.herffjones.com/college/_arizonastate/. The Sun Devil Campus Bookstores will have product available starting at the Grad Fairs https://alumni.asu.edu/gradfair and will have product on hand up to and including the day of graduation. After that date, you will only be able to purchase a cap and gown at the Bookstore.

STUDENT SPEAKER- If you are interested in serving as the student speaker during convocation, please complete the Rainbow Convocation Speaker Application by Nov. 11, 2018. If you have any questions feel free to contact the office of Student and Cultural Engagement at (480) 965-9600 or by email at culture@asu.edu

INVITE ASU STAFF/FACULTY- Graduates are encouraged to invite staff and faculty who have contributed to their success at ASU. This invitation is open to all staff and faculty members of Arizona State University. Please provide the link 2018 Special Interest Convocation Faulty/Staff Registration Form to any staff or faculty that you would like to invite.

For more information please contact:
Student & Cultural Engagement (480) 965-9600 or by email sce@asu.edu.

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