Honors Convocation 2023

Join us in celebration of our new graduates of the Renée Crown University Honors Program!

Friday, May 12, 2023- 3:00 pm
Hendricks Chapel
Reception to follow in Quad Tent A


Access the Livestream link for this event here


Event Details for Families & Friends of Graduates:

  • There are no tickets required. We welcome as many family members, friends, or mentors as would like to attend.

  • Depending on the weather, and size of our graduating class, seating can be at a premium. There is additional seating on the upper balcony.

  • Hendricks Chapel is fully accessible. If you require any disability accommodations please let us know.

  • The ceremony begins at 3:00 pm and typically lasts just over an hour.

  • There is a reception immediately afterwards in Quad Tent A for refreshments and celebration.

Instructions for Honors Graduates:

  • Students should wear cap and gown and meet in the Noble Room of Hendricks Chapel at 2:15 PM.

  • Students, please try to limit personal belongings.

  • You will receive your Honors medallion from the Dean of your school or college and you are welcome to wear it for the rest of the commencement activities.

  • A professional photographer will take photos, including a photo of each student crossing the stage. We’ll share the link to the photos over the summer.


For additional questions specific to the Honors convocation event, please email honors@syr.edu or call our office at 315-443-2759

Hendrick's Chapel