Convocation at Temple University is a tradition that occurs annually at the end of Welcome Week. This formal ceremony celebrates the arrival of the new class of undergraduate students, freshmen and transfers. The university president, provost, president of the faculty senate, student body president and alumni association president welcome the new class and mark the beginning of their academic journey.
Convocation will take place on Friday, August 24, 2018 at 11 a.m. in the The Liacouras Center.
Schools and Colleges will be holding mandatory student meetings prior to the Convocation ceremony. Please check below to see when and where your school/college meeting takes place.
School/College - Meeting Location - Start Time
Boyer - Rock Hall Auditorium - 9:30 a.m.
Education - Walk Auditorium - 10 a.m.
Engineering - Howard Gittis Student Center, Room 200 - 10 a.m.
Fox School of Business - The Liacouras Center, Main Floor - 9:30 a.m.
Klein College - Mitten Hall, Great Court - 9:30 a.m.
Liberal Arts - TPAC - 9:30 a.m.
Public Health/Social Work - Aramark STAR Complex - 9:30 a.m.
Science & Technology - TU Pavilion - 10 a.m.
Sport, Tourism & Hospitality Management - Alter Auditorium 031 - 9:30 a.m.
Theater, Film & Media Arts - Tomlinson Theater, Annenberg Hall - 9:30 a.m.
Tyler - Temple Contemporary, First Floor, Tyler Building - 9:30 a.m.
University Studies - SERC, 110 A/B - 10 a.m.