Welcome to Cultural Graduation 2017!

The Cultural Graduations are annual celebrations to honor Queer, Hispanic/Latino/Indigenous, Asian/Pacific Islander, or Black/African American communities.

There are four individual Cultural Graduation ceremonies where you will be announced and honored one by one.

  • Rainbow Grad Thursday May 18th, 4:00pm - 6:00pm, Ballroom B
  • Black Grad Friday May 19th, 4:00pm - 6:00pm, Person Theater
  • API (Asian/Pacific Islander) Grad Friday May 19th, 4:00pm - 6:00pm, The Cooperage
  • Raza Grad Friday May 19th, 3:30pm - 6:00pm, Green Music Center
  • The Cultural Graduation reception is where all four graduating groups will come together for a big celebration with food, a photo booth, and much more.

  • Friday May 19th, 6:00pm - 8:00pm, Grand Ballroom (2nd floor of the Student Center)

REQUIRED: To participate in any of these celebrations fill out the REGISTRATION FORM no later than April 12, 2017 at 5pm.


We would also like to highlight your talent by having a wall of the Grand Ballroom full of art created by graduates attending the reception.

Please e-mail thehub@sonoma.edu letting us know you would like to participate.


If you have any questions, please contact any of the following e-mail addresses:

Rainbow Grad: ssurainbowgrad@yahoo.com

Black Grad: ssublackgrad@yahoo.com

API Grad: ssuapigrad@yahoo.com

Raza Grad: ssurazagrad@yahoo.com

General Questions: thehub@sonoma.edu

Register Here: Registration Form