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Opening Convocation

Thursday, Aug. 19, 2021 | 10 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

  • Sisters Chapel & Designated Overflow Rooms

Students in Sisters ChapelWelcome to the 2021-2022 academic year, and a special welcome to our Class of 2024!


  • Classes are suspended from 10 a.m. - 1 p.m.
  • First-year students are required to attend.
  • Seniors are invited to attend, but please report to one of the designated viewing rooms indicated below instead of Sisters Chapel.
  • Sophomores and juniors are invited to view via Zoom from your own room.

Please note, the length of the program may change.


Viewing rooms have been set up for first-year and senior students only. We ask that sophomores and juniors watch via Zoom from your own room.

First-year Students:

  • Sisters Chapel
  • Science Center’s NASA Auditorium


  • Science Center, Rooms 130, 232 & 233
  • Camille Olivia Hanks Cosby, Ed.D. Academic Center Auditorium

Sophomores and Juniors:

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For in-person events, guests from outside the AUCC community must follow our Visitor Protocols to gain entry to campus.