2019 Convocation Ceremony

New Beginnings

With this ceremony we formally welcome the matriculating class into the Kalamazoo College community.

President Jorge G. Gonzalez, Provost Danette Ifert Johnson, Dean of Students Sarah Westfall, Chaplain Elizabeth Candido ’00, faculty, staff and Peer Leaders welcome new students and their families.

The Convocation ceremony will be held on Wednesday, September 11 at 3 p.m. on the Quadrangle. This years keynote speaker will be Martin Acosta ’97.

In the case of rain, the ceremony will be held in Stetson Chapel. Convocation concludes with all new students signing the Matriculation Book.