Convocation and New Student Welcome Day

New Student Welcome Day (Students Only)

TBD, 2014 (prior to Convocation)
Workshops, Street Fair and Class Picture: 2:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Location: Harding Mott University Center

New Student Welcome Day events are for new students only.

Complimentary lunch provided by your Student Government.

Convocation (Guests Arrive)

Your guests are cordially invited to join you at 5:30 pm on Tuesday, September 3, 2013 for the New Student Convocation program.

TBD, 2014 (after Welcome Day activities)
Program: 5:30 pm
Location: Recreation Center

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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.

Post Convocation

TBD, 2014
Program: 7:00 pm
Location: Harding Mott University Center, Michigan Rooms

Prize box drawings to be held.

Questions? Contact the Academic Advising and Career Center at (810) 762-3085 or