Videos and photos

The Pat Tillman Veterans Center is proud to celebrate and hear from our veteran and military students at special events throughout the year. Browse our photo and video galleries to see highlights from some of our favorite moments, and hear from current students about their experiences at Arizona State University.


Transitioning to Civilian Life

Veteran students at Arizona State University (ASU)

ASU Now videos

Veterans 101

Operation Inferno

National Tattoo Day

Return to ASU - Salute to Service

Video gallery

Bill Walton highlights Pat Tillman during ESPN broadcast

During a break in the ASU vs. UCLA men’s basketball game on Feb. 23, Bill Walton spoke on air about Pat Tillman and ASU’s Pat Tillman Veterans Center. He visited the center earlier in the day and spent time with veterans and staff, and was taken with how ASU honors Pat and serves its student veterans. Watch this short video for a replay of Bill’s comments and images from his visit at the center.

Congratulations, 2017 veteran graduates!

Congratulations to all student veterans who received their stoles in the spring 2017 ceremony on Saturday, May 6, 2017, at Gammage Auditorium on the Tempe campus. Watch this video of some of our graduates and their families.

Congratulations, spring 2016 veteran graduates!

Recent ASU veteran graduates share their stories and how it feels to be accomplishing their academic degree goals.

The veteran stoles worn by ASU graduates were easily seen at the recent ASU commencement and convocation ceremonies. These new ASU alumni have met and overcome challenges to achieve their degrees. We are all proud of you. 

Veterans at ASU Lake Havasu

What makes ASU Colleges at Lake Havasu City such a great place for student veterans? These veterans tell their ASU stories from the smaller college community in Lake Havasu.

How are student veterans and dependents affording college?

Do VA education benefits really work? Isn’t there a lot of paperwork involved? ASU student veterans share their best tips and experiences using benefits to pay for college.

The veteran dependent experience at ASU

One recent ASU graduate talks about being a military dependent and using VA education benefits to pay for college.

Celebrating our 2014 veteran graduates

Success! Listen to veterans celebrate graduation from ASU and share their excitement about their accomplishments.

Photo gallery

Salute to Service 2018

In celebration of Veterans Day, Arizona State University proudly honors veterans and active members of the military with an annual series of events across the metro Phoenix campuses. With the theme Salute to Service through service, ASU’s 2018 Salute to Service events are dedicated to all Americans who serve, whether on the front lines of combat or the front lines of improving their communities.

Pat's Run 2017

The annual 4.2-mile Pat’s Run at Arizona State University honors Pat Tillman and raises support for the Tillman Foundation and the Tillman Scholars program.

Honor Stole Ceremony 2017

Graduating veterans receive a special honor stole commemorating their academic accomplishments and service to our country. Graduates wear these stoles with their academic regalia at convocations and commencement.

Salute to Service 2016

Arizona State University proudly honors veterans and active members of the military with an annual series of events on all ASU campuses in celebration of Veterans Day. The Salute to Service Military Appreciation Football Game is a highlight of the year.