Freshman Convocation is an annual event that allows First-Year students to learn about the Javelina culture, interact with students of the same major, and strengthen their school pride and sense of community. At this event, the freshman class will be welcomed by staff, faculty and administrators as important campus traditions and resources are introduced. Freshman Convocation highlights the beginning of students’ journey towards graduation and the fulfilment of personal, academic, and professional goals.


Event Highlights

 Keynote Speaker

·Campus Traditions

·Academic Regalia

·Class Ring Presentation

·Alma Mater


Event Details

Location:  Steinke Physical Education Center (910 West Ave. B)

Date: Tuesday, August 22, 2017

Time: 4:00 p.m.

Attire: Students will receive convocation t-shirts at their college meetings


College Meeting Details

11:00 a.m. – 12:50 p.m. – College of Agriculture and College of Business Administration, 219 A, B

11:00 a.m. – 12:50 p.m. – College of Arts and Sciences, Ballroom

1:00 – 2:50 p.m. – College of Education and Human Performance, PSA, 219 A, B

1:00 – 2:50 p.m. – College of Engineering, Ballroom

3:00 p.m. – Doors open at SPEC for Freshman Convocation

4:00 p.m. – Convocation

5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. - Social at MSUB


This page was last updated on: August 1, 2017