The Confucius Institute at Arizona State University was founded in 2007 through a partnership between Arizona State University, Sichuan University and Confucius Institute Headquarters/Hanban. The Institute is an educational resource center committed to promoting the teaching and learning of Chinese language and culture studies within schools and the broader community.
2016 Confucius Institute of the year
ASU Confucius Institute was honored as 2016 Confucius Institute of the Year at the 11th Global Confucius Institute Conference. ASU Vice Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs Stefanie Lindquist accepted this award, which was presented by Vice Premier Liu Yandong of the People’s Republic of China in Kunming, China.