Convocation 2021 | The Opening of our "New Year" at PLU

Each academic year formally begins with the University Convocation, held the first day of each fall semester. Steeped in rich tradition, the ceremony is designed to welcome new students and faculty as well as to recognize new appointments, achievements and honors earned by both faculty and students. Classes are suspended during the ceremony. All students and faculty are highly encouraged to participate in opening ceremony events.


  • Bell Ringing in Red Square starts at 9:40 and lining up for walk to Olson
  • Convocation starts at 10am in Olson Auditorium 

Tuesday, September 7, 2021 at 9:40am to 11:30am

Red Square & Olson Auditorium

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