Convocations & Awards

Adalberto & Ana Guerrero Student Center 36th Annual Graduation Convocation

May 13, 2020, 7:00 p.m. Centennial Hall
All majors and All students are welcome to participate.

“Through this ceremony, we are able to create space for a student population that is not always recognized or heard in the same ways other students are. When we are not given space, we must create our own.”

  The Guerrero Student Center Graduation Convocation is a special celebration of the achievements of Latinx/Hispanic/Chicanx students.

 

Highlights:

  • All majors are invited and all students are welcome
  • Bilingual (English/Spanish)
  • Previous involvement in the Guerrero Student Center is not required.
  • Mariachi Las Aguilitas will entertain your family and friends before the ceremony begins.
  • Cost, FREE, no tickets required.
  • Guests – all are welcome, family, friends, neighborhoods, abuelitxs, bring them all!
  • Dress, you are encouraged to wear your cap and gown or business formal.
  • Parking, arrangements will be made for free parking at Tyndall Garage, including cart service to and from Centennial Hall.

​Graduation Convocation Registration:

Graduates and Students with NetID please register (HERE) to log in and submit an RSVP by April 17, 2020 to have your name in the printed program. Graduates can still participate in the ceremony on the day of by completing registration on site at the ceremony.

The University of Arizona Hispanic Alumni Club 
Outstanding Graduating Senior & Graduate/Professional Student  

The University of Arizona Hispanic Alumni Club (UAHA) will recognize 2 outstanding graduating seniors and an outstanding graduate/professional student, who have demonstrated academic excellence, leadership and dedicated community service, with an interest and commitment to the Latinx community.  Students selected as award recipients will be presented at the Guerrero Student Center Graduation Convocation on May 13, 2020.   Award recipients will also receive a cash award. 

We urge faculty and staff to nominate graduating students who have excelled during their time at the UA.

The deadline to submit both completed forms are has been extended to Friday, April 3rd, 2020.

The award application process requires both a completed nominee form and a nomination form to be considered, both of which are online at:

        Nominee Form             Nominator Form

If you have any questions, please contact Andra Soria at 520-621-5627, or aksoria@email.arizona.edu