MTSU Convocation

Saturday, August 21, 2021 | 6:00 p.m.

Convocation marks the official opening of the academic year, and welcomes all new students to MTSU!  This event is an MTSU tradition and a must-attend for the entering Class of 2025. Convocation is hosted by President McPhee and Dr. Debra Sells, our vice president of student affairs. New students will take the True Blue Pledge, led by Student Government Association President Winton Cooper.

Wes Moore

Our keynote speaker will be Mr. Wes Moore, author of our summer reading book, “The Other Wes Moore.”

Read more about Author Wes Moore!


The Convocation Ceremony, as well as Mr. Moore's presentation, can be viewed at 6 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 21, on True Blue TV and MTSU’s Facebook and YouTube channels.

Contact New Student & Family Programs, KUC 326, 615-898-2454 with questions.