Convocation 2018

Our Events 

Students taking osteopathic oath

Event Details

Sunday, Sept. 23, at 11 a.m.
The Convocation Center
Ohio University, Athens, Ohio

The doors of the Convocation Center will open at 9:00 a.m.

Convenient parking is available in the Convocation Center parking lot. The reception will be at Baker University Center immediately following the ceremony.

Important Information for Heritage College Class of 2022 and Convocation Guests

  • Seating in the Convocation Center is on a first-come, first-served basis. Ushers will direct guests to available seating as soon as all members of the party have arrived. Every effort will be made to accommodate guests’ seating preferences.
     
  • Guests may not “save” seats.
     
  • Wheelchair seating is available; guests with special needs should see the ushers for assistance.
     
  • The following items are not permitted inside the Convocation Center:
    • Alcohol
    • Animals
    • Book bags/backpacks
    • Commercial video/audio equipment and tripods
    • Ice chests/coolers
    • Food/beverages
    • Noisemakers
    • Strollers
    • Umbrellas
    • Weapons (including pepper spray and knives/blades of any length)
       
  • Please note: Signs, flags and banners are subject to approval and may not be displayed on a pole. Poles are not permitted.
     
  • Seat backs and seat cushions are subject to approval.
     
  • For safety reasons, guests are not permitted on the stage at any time. 
     
  • Guests may take photos immediately following the ceremony on the Convocation Center concourse.
If you're a student, please RSVP for the event here: 

https://ohio.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_ex1NQwWRorwxzVP

If you're a faculty or staff member, please RSVP for the event here: 

https://ohio.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_8kmOD4achrr8sIZ

Parking, lodging, getting around

AREA HOTELS

TRAVEL DIRECTIONS

CAMPUS MAP

PARKING

JOHN GLENN COLUMBUS
INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT (CMH)

CITY OF ATHENS 

Webcast

Please note that web streaming starts when the ceremony begins.

Watch 2018 Convocation (link pending)

Watch 2017 Convocation (archived)

Digital Version of 2017 Printed Program

2018 program will be available here the week of September 17.