Carleton’s Honors Convocation is held each year on the last Friday of the spring term, drawing the campus community together in Skinner Memorial Chapel to celebrate the awards and academic accomplishments of our students.

Shortened Class Schedule

There will be a special schedule of slightly shortened classes on Friday, May 29 to accommodate Honors Convocation at 3:00 p.m. See the Special Class Schedule.

Academic Procession

Honors Convocation will be preceded by our traditional Academic Procession, in which all faculty (including emeriti) are encouraged to participate. The Academic Procession will assemble at 2:45 p.m. in front of Laird Hall. Administrative staff are also welcome to participate. See the Academic Procession Instructions.

Honors Convocation Ceremony

Honors Convocation will begin at 3:00 p.m. on Friday, May 29 in Skinner Memorial Chapel. See the Ceremony Program