Location: Exactech Arena
New Student Convocation, a bookend to Commencement (aka. graduation), is the University of Florida’s official welcome for all new first-year students.
- Camera Policy: Small personal cameras are allowed. No professional cameras or cameras with detachable lenses.
- Concession Information: Closed
- Disabled Patron Services: Accessibility Information
- Accessible Gates: Gate 1
- More Information: For more information, please visit https://transitions.dso.ufl.edu/programs/new-student-convocation/
- Security/Prohibited Items: See the Security Policies listed here »
- Parking: First come, first served. Please refer to our Parking Information page for more information on parking lot locations.
- Directions: Map and Driving Directions »
- For more information, please visit the University’s Dean of Students Office website
NOTE: ATTENDANCE AT NEW STUDENT CONVOCATION IS REQUIRED FOR ALL SUMMER B AND FALL ADMITTED FIRST YEAR STUDENTS. THIS INCLUDES STUDENTS WHO RECENTLY GRADUATED FROM HIGH SCHOOL WITH THEIR AA DEGREE.