News and events

The Pat Tillman Veterans Center is proud to share news about veteran and military students at Arizona State University. Read the latest news stories to learn more about our community.

The spring 2019 Veterans Honor Stole Ceremony took place on Saturday, May 4 in the Wells Fargo Arena on the Tempe campus. See our article in the College Times and check out photos from this year's ceremony and past ceremonies here


Veterans Honor Stole Ceremony

The spring 2019 Veterans Honor Stole Ceremony showcased more than 100 veteran graduates and 700+ guests in attendance. See our article in the College Times and check out photos from this year's ceremony and past ceremonies. 

Salute to Service 2018

With the theme Salute to Service through service, ASU’s 2018 Salute to Service events were dedicated to all Americans who serve, whether on the front lines of combat or the front lines of improving their communities. Read more about the events from this year's celebrations.

HeroPreneur National Veteran Business Summit

Powered by the Herozona Foundation, this multi-day event celebrates and empowers veterans through entrepreneurship, employment and education Nov. 14 – 16. Read more about this inaugural summit.

Veteran news

ASU's Rough Riders and the path to statehood

June 28, 2019

It’s March 20, 1911. Former President Theodore Roosevelt is in town for the dedication of a dam 60 miles northeast of the Salt River Valley.

ASU student veteran to attend 75th anniversary of D-Day

June 4, 2019

It’s June 6, 1944.

Veteran alumnus engages new generation of activists at helm of nonprofit LUCHA

May 7, 2019

In 2010, Tomas Robles found himself in Phoenix with an accounting job he didn’t love and what felt like a troubling political tide he was powerless to impact.

 #1 in the U.S. for innovation

U.S. News & World Report asked college presidents and leaders to rank the most innovative schools in the U.S. and ASU ranked #1 for the second year in a row.

Read more national and international rankings.


undergraduate and graduate opportunities to succeed
Top-ranked degrees in engineering, business, journalism and more. Find a program that matches your interests and talents by exploring ASU's Degree Search.


ASU named among best in the country for veterans
Media outlets regularly review four-year colleges and universities and rank them on school services considered the most important by student veterans. Read more.