Convocation

Your guests are cordially invited to join you for the New Student Convocation program.

Updates coming soon regarding New Student Convocation and Fall Welcome.

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New Student Convocation marks the official beginning of a student’s college experience. Join the Chancellor, student leaders, executive officers and members of the faculty for this traditional ceremony at which each student will be presented with a memorable gift.

The Tradition of Convocation

The word convocation stems from the Latin word convocare, which means to call together or assemble. For academic institutions, convocation signals the start of a new academic year.

Dress is summer casual.

New students will be seated together.
Guests will be seated in another section.

Questions? Contact the Student Success Center at (810) 762-3085 or studentsuccess@umflint.edu.