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Fall Convocation 2023

Date & Time

Tuesday, September 12, 2023, 4:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m.


Campus Life


Walter K. Gordron Theater

314 Linden Street Camden, NJ, 08102

Fall Convocation 2023

Celebrate the Start of a New Academic Year at Rutgers–Camden’s Second Annual Fall Convocation

Tuesday, September 12, 2023

Convocation Ceremony | 4:00–4:45 p.m. 
in the Walter K. Gordon Theater

Celebration | 4:45–6:00 p.m 
Featuring a free culinary road trip on the Campus Quad

On behalf of Chancellor Antonio D. Tillis, you’re invited to attend a special ceremony and celebration on Tuesday, September 12 from 4:00 to 4:45 p.m. in the Walter K. Gordon Theater followed by a Celebration featuring a free food on the Campus Quad from 4:45 to 6:00 p.m.

New and returning undergraduates and graduate students will join faculty and other Rutgers–Camden community members at the Second Annual Fall Convocation for a celebration of new beginnings and the promise of the year ahead. Immediately following the ceremony, enjoy a free culinary road trip from the comfort of the Campus Quad, complete with a DJ, games, and Instagram-worthy photo backdrops.

This is a unique opportunity to come together and recognize the Scarlet Raptor spirit that makes Rutgers–Camden so exceptional. Please join us to celebrate the official start of the new academic year!

  • See student performances
  • Hear from your Chancellor
  • Build connections on campus
  • Enjoy the food and excitement

Watch this Reel from the 2022 Inaugural Fall Convocation to learn more about what to expect from this event: