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The College of Liberal Arts and Sciences Virtual Fall 2020 Convocation

Due to the continued spread of the COVID-19 virus and the public health recommendations that come with it, Arizona State University will be celebrating with its graduates in the 2020 Fall commencement in a virtual, online ceremony. The College of Liberal Arts and Sciences convocation ceremony will take place during the week of December 14.. And even though this format is different, we are still excited to celebrate all the accomplishments of our graduating students!  

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Congratulations, Class of 2020!

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2020 graduate collage

University Commencement

Monday, December 14, 2020
For details about the ceremony, visit

The College Convocation

Week of December 14
Date and time TBD

More information will be available soon.  

How do I RSVP?

You must RSVP in order to participate in the online ceremony. Each student will have a slide and students who complete the RSVP form will have the option of including a photo and a personal message on their slide.  Please note, this is a professional ceremony therefore any photos or messages with inappropriate content will not be approved. More information about the RSVP process will be available soon so please check back frequently for the latest updates. 

Will in-person ceremonies be offered?
Yes. In addition to the virtual ceremonies, all Fall 2020 graduates will be eligible to participate in the Spring 2021 ceremonies and will have access to RSVP to them through your MyASU. RSVP links for the Spring 2021 ceremonies will be avialable in March 2021. 

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

Can I still purchase a cap and gown?
Yes. To purchase graduation regalia, visit the Herff Jones website

How do I get my honor cords?
You can request your honor cords by visiting