Student Engagement and Success

Throughout the academic year, students participate in thousands of high impact programs and engagement opportunities across all four campuses that advance an inclusive, affirming student experience for lifelong learning and civic contribution. 


participants attended

more than 124 Union Plaza and North Plaza Programs during the academic year.

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engagement activities and events

presented university-wide at all four ASU campuses.


participants attended

Devilpalooza at Sun Devil Fitness Complex fields for a concert and carnival.


participants attended

the Devils on Mill pre-game experience.




students in coalition member affiliated organizations


Student Coalitions

Seven identity-based Student Coalitions promote and represent the voice of various cultures within the university through 10 heritage and cultural celebrations and more.


American Indian Council (AIC)

10 affiliated member organizations



• American Indian Culture Week
• Native American Heritage Month


Asian/Asian Pacific American Student Coalition (AAPASC)

10 affiliated member organizations



• Asian Asian-Pacific Heritage Month


Black African Coalition (BAC)

21 affiliated member organizations



• Black History Month Coalition of International Students (CIS) 
• Global Celebration


Coalition of International Students (CIS)

22 affiliated member organizations



• Global Celebratio


El Concilio Coalition
(Chicana/o, Hispana/o, Latina/o) 

22 affiliated member organizations



• Hispanic Heritage Month


Rainbow Coalition
(Lesbian Gay Bisexual Transgender Intersex Queer/Questioning Ally/Asexual)

6 affiliated member organizations



• Fall & Spring Pride Week
• Trans Awareness Week


WOMYN’S Coalition

6 affiliated member organizations



• Women’s HERstory Month



student participants in more than
200 ASU Welcome events.






New Student and Family Programs

New Student and Family Programs connects first-year students and their families to the tools and resources needed to maximize their potential and make the most of their ASU experience through a range of engagement activities and events.

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first-year students and guests

were served at New Student Orientation (5% increase over last year).

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students attended Sun Devil Welcome,

an increase of 14%.

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total registrants for Family Weekend.




of students who lived in residence as first-year students
returned to ASU the following year.



Residential Life and Dining

ASU offers residential communities that promote academic and personal success by supporting individual student persistence and enabling meaningful connections to the broader community. Across all four ASU campuses, more than 12,000 students are housed in residential colleges where they live and collaborate with students who share the same major.


students housed across four locations, of which 7,900 were first-year students.


meals served.


Community Service and Social Entrepreneurship

Changemaker Central @ ASU is a community of like-minded students leading social change in our communities, locally and globally. Changemaker spaces and programs at all four ASU campuses enable our student team to help fellow Sun Devils navigate the many ways in which they can make a difference at ASU and beyond.

Changemaker Challenge prepares students for their academic and professional future by providing an opportunity to practice their skills in leadership, business plan creation, public speaking and networking.