KU Opening Convocation

jhwk4C_RF_OLOpening Convocation is open to all KU students, faculty and staff, as well as the general public. This annual tradition signifies the beginning of a new academic year and is an opportunity to hear from Douglas A. Girod and other speakers about their goals for the coming academic year.



1600 Stewart Drive
Lawrence, KS 66045

Ticket Office
 785-864-2787
Weekdays: 11 am–6 pm

Performance Day
Open at least one hour prior to all ticketed performances.

Administrative Office
 785-864-3469
Email: lied@ku.edu
Weekdays, 8 am–5 pm


Directions/Parking
Virtual Tour