The College of Global Futures celebrates the class of 2021!

Students graduating may be interested in attending the following graduation ceremonies that are offered to celebrate our graduates: ASU’s Commencement, our College of Global Futures Convocation, and Special Interest Convocations. You can learn more about the difference between commencement and convocation ceremonies here.

ASU Commencement

December 13, 2021

  • Graduate Commencement at 9 a.m. MST in Desert Financial Arena (view live or afterwards on ustream)
  • Undergraduate Commencement at 3 p.m. MST in Sun Devil Stadium, Frank Kush Field (view live or afterwards on ustream)
  • Commencement FAQ

College of Global Futures Convocation

December 15, 2021

  • Graduate and Undergraduate at 2 p.m. MST in Grady Gammage Memorial Auditorium (view live or afterwards on ustream) Also, masks will be required
  • Program
  • Additional information about our college convocation can be found below;

Special Interest and Other Convocations:

College Convocation additional details

Day: Wednesday, December 15, 2021

Time:  2 p.m. Arizona time

Location: Grady Gammage Memorial Auditorium

      1200 S. Forest Ave, Tempe, AZ 85281

      Guests should enter through the box office entrance on the south side. Doors open at 1:00 p.m. 

Parking: Free parking is available in Lot 3.  


If you have applied to graduate, you should start receiving communications about how to register and plan for participating in graduation ceremonies.

Did you graduate virtually in Spring 2020, Fall 2020, or Spring 2021? If so, you have the opportunity to return to campus and walk in-person with our other graduates. Click here to submit information. This link is for prior graduates only. All information regarding ceremonies will be sent to your email address. Please note that masks are required inside Gammage Auditorium.


Join us for the College of Global Futures’ first in-person convocation celebration on Wednesday, December 15, 2021. Tickets and masks are required and additional information about obtaining tickets will be shared with graduating students. Please see below for registration information for guests.  

RSVP here – Please use this RSVP form if you are not part of the graduate’s party, and you are not part of the platform party.  

Can’t attend in person? You can watch the live stream of the ceremony or view the video afterwards on ustream.


Questions about the college’s convocation ceremony can be directed to [email protected] or (480) 727-6963.