Mississippi Valley State University

July 26, 2016

University News


September 10, 2012

President Donna H. Oliver will lay out her vision for the 2012-2013 academic year at Mississippi Valley State University’s Fall Convocation on Thursday, September 13 at 11:00 a.m. in the H.G. Carpenter Auditorium. 

This is a special convocation for the freshmen class which serves as their official induction into the Mississippi Valley State University Academy and mirrors the commencement ceremony that will mark their graduation, in a few short years, as the “Class of 2016.”

“Convocatum Est,” the official opening convocation of the 2012-2013 academic year.  This event is an opportunity to bring the entire Mississippi Valley State University family together to publically re-affirm our commitment to achieving the “Mission” of the university and to re-dedicate ourselves to assisting our students with realizing their career goals and aspirations

 Instructions for Participants:

  • Freshmen students will line up in the foyer at Carpenter Hall at 10:30 a.m. and are required to wear black and white professional wear. 

  • The Faculty will begin lining up promptly at 10:40 a.m.  (Additional information regarding the line-up will be sent from the Chief Marshal through MVSU News.)  *Please note that all Faculty members are required to wear regalia. 

  • Staff members are also encouraged to participate in the Line of March but must wear academic regalia if they plan to participate.