Description of Events

The Rotunda Passage is a processional march through Dallas Hall's Rotunda to Opening Convocation, the ceremonial gathering in McFarlin Auditorium.  

Opening Convocation is the first academic assembly of the school year where new first-year and transfer students are formally welcomed to SMU by faculty and administrators.

Please direct all questions regarding Opening Convocation to or call the Division of Enrollment Services at 214-768-3417.