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Honors Convocation

Honors Convocation

Information for Guests

Parents and guests of students being honored and awarded do not need a ticket to attend the Honors Convocation ceremony on April 21, 2014. Students may bring an unlimited number of guests.

Doors open at 5:00 p.m. Guests are encouraged to be seated by 5:25 p.m. The ceremony is expected to last between 60 to 75 minutes. Attire for Honors Convocation is business casual.

We hope you join us for a reception on the Dallas Hall Quadrangle immediately following the ceremony.

Guests with disabilities can park in the parking lot located on the northwest side of McFarlin Auditorium facing Hillcrest Avenue. Entrance to this lot is from McFarlin Boulevard.  You may enter McFarlin Auditorium using the ramp on the southeast (McFarlin Blvd.) side of the building.  Ushers will be available for assistance.

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Discounted Transportation

Air Travel

American Airlines is offering a discount to guests traveling to Dallas for Honors Convocation. The discount number is 6744BX and will be active April 1st - April 24th.

Automobile Travel

Avis Rent-A-Car is also offering a discount. The Avis Worldwide Discount (AWD) Number is A906399. Use the AWD number when calling Avis directly at 1-888-757-8878 to receive the best possible car rental rates available.

Please direct all questions regarding Honors Day to ceremonies@smu.edu or (214) 768-3417.