African American Student Affairs is closed until further notice. Staff are working remotely and available to assist students, please reach out directly for any assistance. Please see our calendar for updates about events and programs moved online. For student resources and support during the COVID-19 outbreak, please visit the SSRI Resources page or the UArizona COVID-19 page.
African American Student Affairs (AASA) along with the Office of Multicultural Engagement (OME) stands in solidarity with Asian and Asian American communities including UA students, staff, and faculty against any form of racism and discrimination related to COVID-19. If you are affected by related incidents or would like to process, feel free to contact AASA's Interim Director, Joshua Hamilton at firstname.lastname@example.org or OME staff at email@example.com.
The 2020 Black Baccalaureate -- Beloved Community
Below is the slideshow of all Spring and Summer 2019 graduates!
Annual Black Baccalaureate Ceremony
Presented by African American Student Affairs
Date: Tuesday, May 12, 2020
Time: 5:30 PM
Location: Student Union Grand Ballroom, 3rd floor
1303 E. University Blvd.
Tucson, AZ 85721
SIGN UP FOR THE BLACK BACCALAUREATE HERE: https://culturalcenterconvocation.arizona.edu/form/aasa-graduation-convocation-regi
DRESS: You are encouraged to wear your UA graduation gown, however, if you’re unable to secure a graduation gown, please do not let this prevent you from participating in formal or semi-formal dress.
ALL PARTICIPANTS in the convocation ceremony should arrive at the South Ballroom no later than 4:30pm for the group picture and pre-event instructions.
PARKING will be available in the 2nd Street Garage located at 1340 E. 2nd Street and will be validated for visitors by letting the cashier know you were attending the AASA Black Baccalaureate Ceremony. Additional parking will be at the Highland Avenue Garage and the Cherry Avenue Garage. For a complete campus parking map, please visit the Campus Map.