New Student Convocation

Sunday, August 19 3 – 4 p.m.

St. Ignatius Church - SIC Main Church

Students and their families in St. Ignatius Church during New Student Convocation

The university president and the college dean inaugurate the incoming class and welcome families and students to the USF community.

Students will learn the USF pledge and receive a commemorative pin designed for their entering class. After convocation, parents and family members may depart campus at this time.


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