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 Survey

Offer your feedback on this year's Graduate Student Welcome events in a short, five minute survey. 

Event Contact

Jillian Cruser
Senior Event Coordinator

Graduate Convocation Live Stream

September 1, 2021, 4pm

What to expect

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

For in person:

  • This is a general admission event. All new and current graduate students are welcome to attend.
  • Students are encouraged to arrive at least 15 minutes early.
  • Remember to bring your Buzz card.
  • Dress code for this event is casual.

For online viewers:

After the program, attendees are encouraged to attend the Graduate SGA Fall Picnic on Tech Green starting at 4:30 p.m.

Live Broadcast

Unable to attend in person? We'll stream a live broadcast of the Graduate Student Convocation on the Convocation Live page and the Georgia Tech Graduate Studies Facebook. The video will post 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 on Sunday, August 22.