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Each year La Roche University officially welcomes its new freshman class at Academic Convocation. The event is traditionally held in the Kerr Fitness & Sports Center as part of Freshman Orientation and features a convocation address speaker, a faculty address and a candle-lighting ceremony.

New students accept the La Roche Honor Code and officially become part of the La Roche community.

Convocation 2021
Friday, Aug. 20 at 3 p.m.
Zappala Campus Center

The University invites all incoming freshmen to this year's ceremony featuring an invocation, a candle-lighting ceremony and remarks by Sister Candace Introcaso, CDP, Ph.D., president of La Roche.