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Convocation is one of Drexel University's oldest traditions, marking the beginning of each academic year. It offers us the opportunity to celebrate our mission of teaching, research and service to society.

2022 Convocation

Drexel’s 2022 Convocation ceremony took place on September 21 in Mandell Theater. Our keynote speakers shared the ways in which they are driving change through their innovative work, collaborative approach and the entrepreneurial spirit that defines our community. 

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Convocation Archive

View photos and videos of past Convocations in the Convocation archive.

Learn more about past Convocations