At this time, we have made no decision to cancel graduation ceremonies. Please know that we will be continuously assessing the circumstances arising from the presence of the COVID-19 virus in the United States and will make a determination later based upon those circumstances. We will keep everyone informed as decisions are made.

Keep checking the ASU COVID-19 webpage for the most up-to-date information.

Clear Bag Policy
Ceremonies held in Desert Financial Arena (formerly Wells Fargo Arena) have adopted the Clear Bag Policy
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Accessibility & Disability Information

For more information, contact the ASU Disability Resource Center.

Disabled Seating

Desert Financial Arena’s disabled seating is located on the interior concourse level of the arena. One additional guest may accompany the disabled guest in this area. To assure disabled seating for all who need to be accommodated, we ask that other guests be seated in the rows directly in front of the disabled seating areas. Download the Desert Financial Arena seating chart (PDF) displaying locations for disabled seating.

Students who require special seating or assistance at Hispanic Convocation should contact the Hispanic Convocation Office for more information.

Disabled Parking

Please visit the parking website to find information about disabled parking. You may also visit the Disabled Parking page or contact Parking and Transportation Services at 480-965-6406.


Wheelchairs are an amenity provided to our disabled and elderly guests to make their participation in a graduation event more enjoyable. Wheelchairs cannot be reserved in advance of any graduation event. They are available on a first-come, first-served basis.

Desert Financial Arena - Wheelchairs can be checked out at the north entrance.

A limited number of chairs are available at each venue.

To check out a wheelchair your will need a picture I.D. or a major credit card. A drivers license is preferred.

Wheelchairs are not to leave the building and should be returned within 30 minutes of the end of the ceremony. 

Captioning & Sign Language Interpreters

Captioning will be available at the Spring Hispanic Convocation in Desert Financial Arena. Captioning will appear on all screens during the ceremony. Scripted comments and presentations will be captioned to screens in the arena.