Loyola University Chicago

New Student Convocation

Faculty Info

Academic Apparel

All Loyola faculty may participate in the academic procession at New Student Convocation, but must wear appropriate academic apparel. 

Faculty members who do not own their own academic apparel may rent it through Jostens Academic Regalia via the online registration system. The Provost's Office is pleased to provide rented apparel at no cost to members of the faculty. 

Faculty who rent academic apparel will be able to pick it up on the 2nd floor of the Damen Student Center beginning one hour prior to Convocation.

Instructions for Convocation day

Faculty are asked to report to Schmidt MPR located on the second floor of the Damen Student Center no later than 3:30 PM. Here you will be able to pick up your academic apparel, discussion guide if you are leading a group, and line up for the processional.