New Student Convocation

Event Details
  • Date/Time:
    • Sunday August 19, 2012
      5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
  • Location: Georgia World Congress Center, Atlanta, GA
  • Phone:
  • URL: http://www.gwcc.com/
  • Email:
  • Fee(s):
    Convocation event is FREE. Parking is $10 Blue Lot
  • Extras:
Contact

New Student & Sophomore Programs
404-894-6897

Summaries

Summary Sentence: An event to welcome new students to Georgia Tech's community of learners, celebrating enthusiasm for learning and discovery.

Full Summary: All incoming students are invited. Parents and guests are also invited and encouraged to attend and celebrate their student's entry into Georgia Tech. A special reception for parents and guests will be held immediately before the Convocation ceremony.

All incoming students are invited to attend New Student Convocation on Sunday, August 19, from 5-6:30 pm at the Georgia World Congress Center (GWCC), Georgia Ballroom. Parents and guests are also invited and encouraged to attend and celebrate their student's entry into Georgia Tech. A special reception for parents and guests will be held immediately before the Convocation ceremony.

Parking will be available in the GWCC Blue Lot for $10.
Click Here for Parking Directions


Campus Shuttles are available for all students departing from 3:15-3:45 p.m. in two locations:

  1. East Campus - Outside of Field Residence Hall
  2. West Campus - Outside of Hefner Residence Hall


Immediately Following Convocation
Students will attend a special party sponsored by Auxiliary Services- the 19th Annual Caribbean Party- which celebrates their first night as a Georgia Tech college student. It will be held in the Student Center, and students may take a shuttle or walk over there after the Convocation ceremony. This is a free event for new students.

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Status
  • Created By: Rachael Pocklington
  • Workflow Status: Published
  • Created On: Jun 22, 2012 - 8:46am
  • Last Updated: Oct 7, 2016 - 9:59pm