The College of Liberal Arts and Sciences Fall 2021 Convocation

The College Convocation

Tuesday, December 14, 2021

9 a.m. 

Sun Devil Stadium 

Steps to participate in The College's Convocation:

1. File your graduation application.
2. RSVP for The College Convocation by November 18
  • Summer and Fall 2021 graduates will have an RSVP link available on their myASU page, under the graduation tab, once their graduation applications have been processed. You must first file your graduation application in order to be able to register to participate in graduation ceremonies.
  • Spring, Summer, and Fall 2020 and Spring 2021 graduates who would like to participate in this December's ceremonies will need to complete this form and will receive an email with further instructions to complete their RSVP. 
3. Purchase your cap and gown online or at any campus bookstore.

Additional resources and links

If you have additional questions regarding The College’s fall convocation ceremony or need assistance, please email


How do I RSVP?

If you are a Summer or Fall 2021 graduate, the link to register for ceremonies can be found on your myASU page under the graduation tab and will only be available to graduating students who have applied for graduation. After you file your graduation application and pay the fee, you must RSVP by November 18 in order to participate in fall 2021 ceremonies. 

If you graduated previously (Spring 2020, Summer 2020, Fall 2020 or Spring 2021), you can request to participate in Fall 2021 ceremonies by completing the information requested here, after which you will receive an email with additional instructions to complete your RSVP for December ceremonies.

Can I invite guests to the ceremony? Will guests need tickets to attend? 

Yes, graduates can invite family and friends to the ceremony and no guest tickets are required.

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

How can I purchase a cap and gown?

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.  

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 Honor cords can be picked up from the registrar's office on each of ASU's campuses. 

What if I have more questions?

Please email