As a special academic ceremony, New Student Convocation marks the opening of the University and the beginning of new students’ careers at Syracuse University.

Fall 2023 New Student Convocation

This event is required for all new students. Families and supporters are encouraged to attend in-person or virtually.

  • Date: Thursday, Aug. 24, 2023
  • Time: Doors open at 4 p.m. with the ceremony starting at 5:30 p.m.
  • Complete Details: Coming soon!

New Student Convocation Livestream

Will be available here on Thursday, Aug. 24, 2023.