Sunday, August 27th
Convocation & Twilight Induction
6:30pm Davis Center Green to University Green

UVM’s president, Suresh Garimella, hosts this annual celebration that marks the official beginning of the academic year and begins your induction into the UVM community.

The President of the Student Government Association will welcome students to campus, and brief remarks will be given by President Suresh Garimella. The ceremony will close with the alma mater performed by the University’s a cappella groups.

At the conclusion of the ceremony we will walk in procession as a community to the University Green for the Twilight Induction Ceremony. 

Join your class for this inspiring occasion as we welcome you to UVM with the Twilight Induction, a candlelight ceremony and unique UVM tradition. Candles will be provided by ushers.

In the event of severe weather the Convocation Ceremony and Twilight Induction Ceremony will be cancelled. Updates will be posted on this webpage if severe weather is expected.




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