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Information for Faculty


Please proceed directly to the Edmunds Center, southeast side of the lobby.
The platform party will meet in the hall of fame room on the second floor of Edmunds Center.

Convocation signifies the formal opening of the 2015-2016 academic year. All students, faculty and staff are asked to participate. Faculty and students will gather in specific areas across campus prior to the processional to the Edmunds Center. The graduate students will lead the processional as the Hollis Center victory bell begins to chime at 5:15 p.m.

Faculty should dress in academic regalia and meet in the Hollis Center at 5 p.m. University marshals will be available in the Hollis Center to answer questions and assist with forming the Line of March.

Convocation will be followed by the Community Dinner at 6:30 p.m. in the Hollis Center. Faculty members and their family are invited to attend at no charge.

If you anticipate barriers that would hinder your access or participation in this event, email [email protected].