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Information for Faculty

How do I order a name badge for Convocation?
Request a name badge

Where do faculty check-in for their name badge?
Faculty members are asked to please check in at the Information Table located on the Concourse level at the Colonial Life Arena to pick up a name badge.

Where do faculty park?
Faculty can park in the GS4, FS4, and AD3 lots on Greene Street or the Discover Plaza Garage directly located behind the Carolina Coliseum.  See parking map for details.

Where do faculty sit in the arena?
Faculty may find a seat wherever they prefer in the arena.  Unlike commencement ceremonies, there is no designated seating for faculty.  Faculty will be recognized in mass during the convocation ceremony.

What is the dress?
Official university robes are not worn for this event.  There is no specific dress code for the event.  Some guidelines for dress are: Females—blouse or top with skirt, pants or dress shorts. Males—oxford or polo with khaki shorts or pants.

How long does the ceremony last? 
The ceremony will take approximately one hour and will conclude around 5 pm.