African American recognition ceremony

The 2019 African American Recognition Program Ceremony
Saturday May 18, 2019 at 4 p.m. in the Save Mart Center.


If you have any questions, or would like to arrange any special accommodations please email or call (559) 278-4435.

Important Information


Payments are $50 and will be accepted between January 16th, 2018 - April 20th, 2018. Come to the Cross Cultural and Gender Center located in Thomas Room 110 to pick up a Green Payment Sheet to take over to the cashiers windows in the Cashier's Office

Fees include…

  • Diploma Cover
  • Kente Cloth
  • Program Participation
  • A photo in the souvenir program book 


Location - "Picture Me Portrait" (In Fashion Fair Mall)

Deadline to take pictures is April 20th. Make your appointment now.

  • Appointments must be made at 559.221.4400
    *When you call to schedule your appointment, please be sure to mention that you are calling from the Fresno State Black Graduation.
  • Gown and stole will be provided by the studio
  • There is $5 Sitting Fee 
  • Recommendations for Photo Sitting
  • Attire for Men: Button-up shirt and tie.
  • Attire for Women: Please keep your jewelry selection subtle as the focus is on you in your cap and gown.

Misc. Information

  • For information regarding important dates and events for your final semester!
  • Community Service Application Deadline - April 20, 2018

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