Information for Guests

Parents and guests of incoming first-year or transfer students are invited to attend Opening Convocation on August 22, 2021 in McFarlin Auditorium. Tickets are not required to attend the ceremony.

Doors to McFarlin open at 4:40 p.m. Guests are encouraged to be seated by 4:50 p.m. to see their students process into the auditorium. Masks are required. Families and guests unable to attend Opening Convocation may watch the livestream of the ceremony at




Parking is free and available in Daniel, Airline, and Meadows Parking Centers near McFarlin Auditorium.