Mesa Journeys



Raza Grad
Raza Grad Celebration(Registration OpeN)

Raza Grad Celebration is a culturally empowering ceremony representing historical traditions from throughout the Americas. Raza Grad celebrates the diversity of the Chican@/Hispanic/Indigenous/Latin@ culture. The graduation celebration is open to all San Diego Mesa College graduating students who value the access to higher education and retention of our communities. Participation is not limited by area of study, ethnic background or national origin.

Dear Raza Grad students and community,

Congratulations on your academic achievements! As this part of your journey comes to an end, we know that you and your family looked forward to celebrating your achievement at the San Diego Mesa College Raza Grad Celebration, where culture and family is also acknowledged and celebrated. Unfortunately, we find ourselves living under unprecedented times caused by COVID-19. In an effort to keep you and your family safe, this year we invite you to participate in the Raza Grad Drive Through Celebration and/or our Raza Grad Virtual Celebration. 

The Drive Through Celebration is on Monday, May 17th from 5:00-7:30 pm.

The Virtual Celebration is on Saturday, May 28 at 10:00 am. 

Please use the RSVP form below to let us know which event(s) you will participate in.

Which Raza Grad Event do you want to participate in?
Sign-up time for Drive Thru Raza Grad
If participating in the Drive Thru Raza Grad event, please select the time you would like to participate.

During the Virtual Celebration we will play a slide show with your picture along with a brief statement. If you would like to appear in the slideshow please complete the following:

Please upload a picture of yourself, make it a JPEG file.

The Raza Grad Committee reserves the right to deny any picture that is considered inappropriate. 

Photo upload link:

Please only upload 1 picture
If you do not wish to provide a "Thank you" statement, place a checkmark below.
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Disclaimer: By participating the Raza Grad Ceremony, you are therefore giving consent for the committee to utilize pictures taken at the event in future promotional documentation.