Order a Stole
To order a stole for Asian Pacific Islander Graduation, Vizuri Kabisa, Latino Recognition Ceremony, or Lavender Graduation please follow the above link to the order form. Each stole is $20 dollars. After your order is placed you will receive information about how to receive your stole.
Each event is designed to highlighting the outstanding work our students have accomplished in the areas of service, academics, and leadership, while affirming the unique challenges and experiences they share.
The End of Year Celebrations are held in May. Academic programs, cultural organizations, and the IC team unite to host the End of the Year Ceremonies each year. The Intercultural Center serves as lead for the following programs:
Asian and Pacific Islander Graduation (API)
The Asian and Pacific Islander Graduation is a special ceremony held in May to honor graduating Asian and Pacific Islander students and their families. The ceremony is a reflection of our community's growth as a whole and the accomplishments of those attending. The program will recognize these graduating seniors in the areas of academic, leadership, and community services.
Latino Recognition Ceremony (LRC)
LRC is an annual event where graduating Latino students are recognized and honored for their accomplishments in academics, service, and leadership. The program consists of a formal awards ceremony in Saint Ignatius Church followed by an informal reception.
Lavender Graduation (LG)
In consideration of the need for growing awareness and inclusion, the Intercultural Center at the University of San Francisco is proud to host the first Lavender Graduation Ceremony at USF. The goal of the ceremony is to promote excellence among the GLBTQ and Ally community and recognize the achievements of its diverse members. As members of the committee we are actively engaged in the addressing the growing needs of our students.
Vizuri Kabisa (VK) Unity Celebration
Vizuri Kabisa is Swahili for "excellence." Planned for and by students, VK is a recognition event that honors the academic and leadership achievements of graduating African and African American students. Everyone is welcome to come and celebrate the accomplishments of these wonderful students.
To recognize our extraordinary leaders and nominate African or African American students, faculty or staff who you feel best exemplifies the spirit of the awards listed below, please click here.
- The Community Activism/ Social Justice Award
- The Servant Leadership Award
- The Academic Excellence Award
- Rising Star Award
- The Sankofa Award
- The Graduate Student Excellence Award
The Intercultural Center also supports the following programs: