The University Convocation is the official welcome and start to the academic year. Some elements of convocation resemble commencement (graduation), which marks the culmination of education at the University of Idaho. In academia, "convocation" refers to a ceremonial assembly of the members of a college or university. It marks the beginning of the academic careers for students at U of I.
The 2020 Convocation ceremony Thursday, Aug. 20, in the ASUI-Kibbie Activity Center.
Convocation is part of U of I’s Vandal Welcome program. See the full schedule of events.