AAPI Graduation Celebration

Graduating Class of 2024

The AAPI (Asian American and Pacific Islander) graduation ceremony celebrates the achievements and contributions of students from Asian American and Pacific Islander backgrounds as they complete their academic journey at Peralta Colleges.

It’s a vibrant and culturally rich event where graduates, adorned in traditional attire or academic regalia, are honored for their hard work and dedication. The ceremony often includes cultural performances, speeches from community leaders, and the presentation of special awards, highlighting the unique experiences and accomplishments of AAPI graduates.

Family, friends, and community members gather to share in the joy and pride of these graduates, fostering a sense of unity and celebration within the AAPI community.


Graduation Ceremony
May 3, 2024
4:00 pm – 7:00pm

RSVP by April 19th. For disability related accommodations, please contact Loan Nguyen:


Merritt College 
12500 Campus Dr, Oakland, CA 94619

*Students are able to wear their cultural attire and/or cap and gown.