News & Events

We observe February as Black History Month or National African American History Month in the U.S. We take this opportunity to remember the important contributions and achievements of African Americans throughout our nation’s history.

Come and celebrate with us!

We will have:

Video Presentation

Poetry Reading

Storyteller Drummer

And More

Tuesday, February 25

At the Manhattan Campus on the Mezzanine Level

From 4pm to 6pm

Thursday, February 27

At the Brooklyn Campus in Room 102 (383 Pearl St, Brooklyn, NY 11201)

From 4pm to 6pm



2022 Commencement Ceremony

Dear ASA Graduates and Expected Graduates:   We are ready to celebrate and honor your achievements. It’s our pleasure to announce that our 2022 Commencement Ceremony will be held in person on Friday, August 26, 2022! From 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm At the United Palace Theater, located at 4140 Broadway, New York, NY 10033 (off 175th  street Broadway) near the A train and 1 train) We will be distributing cap and gown Monday through Friday, at the Manhattan Campus located at 105 West 33rd Street, New York, NY...


National Nurse’s Month

May is national Nurse’s month. During this month we would like to honor you and thank you for choosing such an impactful career. Throughout this month we want to continue to recognize nurses for their hard work and contributions. We would like to feature you – an essential, respected, front-line worker – on our social media pages. Nursing graduates, please email us at to learn more.    


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