Welcome new students!

All students, faculty, and staff are invited to attend the 254th Opening Convocation on Tuesday, September 5th, to welcome new students to Brown. President Christina Paxson will officially open the school year and Professor Daniel Jordan Smith will deliver the keynote address.

The procession of incoming students will form on College Street beginning at 3:30PM and the ceremony will begin at 4PM on the Main Green.

Members of the Brown University Class of 2021 can share photos, videos and messages with ‪#‎Brown2021.

In the event of inclement weather, the event will be held in Pizzitola.