2021 Graduate Student Convocation

The Institute welcomes graduate students to campus with Graduate Student Convocation and Graduate SGA Fall Picnic. These events are open to all graduate students to attend.

Graduate Student Welcome Events

Graduate Student Convocation

Wednesday, September 1
4 p.m.
Clough Commons 152

Graduate SGA Fall Picnic

Wednesday, September 1
4:30 p.m.
Location: Tech Green

Event Contact

Jillian Cruser
Senior Event Coordinator

What to expect

We will welcome new graduate students to campus as we share Georgia Tech's traditions, academic standards, and provide students with spirit items.

  • This is a general admission event. All students and their guests are welcome to attend.
  • Dress code for this event is causal.
  • Guests are encouraged to arrive early.
  • After the program, attendees are encouraged to attend the Graduate SGA Fall Picnic.

Live Broadcast

Unable to attend in person? We'll steam a live broadcast of the Graduate Student Convocation on the Convocation Live page and post the video on YouTube the following week.

Get Involved

The Office of Graduate Studies is looking for returning graduate students to be involved in this year's Graduate Student Convocation and Graduate SGA Fall Picnic. Volunteer opportunities can vary from speaking portions, picnic setup, and tear down. Please fill out the form below to indicate your interest. 

New Student Convocation

Looking for info on New Student Convocation? The Institute welcomes undergraduate students at the New Student Welcome on Sunday, August 22.