Parents and guests of incoming first-year or transfer students are invited to attend Opening Convocation on August 21, 2022 in McFarlin Auditorium. Tickets are not required to attend the ceremony.
Doors to McFarlin open at 12:45 p.m. Guests are encouraged to be seated by 1:00 p.m. to see their students process into the auditorium. Families and guests unable to attend Opening Convocation may watch the livestream of the ceremony at smu.edu/live.
Parking is free and available in Daniel, Airline, and Meadows Parking Centers near McFarlin Auditorium.