University Honors Class of 2020 in First Virtual Convocation in UChicago History

June 13, 2020

As people across the globe tuned in Saturday (June 13, 2020), to watch the University of Chicago’s first virtual Convocation, President Robert J. Zimmer reminded them of the importance of a tradition that has brought together the University community since 1893.

The event was the highlight of Convocation weekend, which also included a Class Day ceremony honoring graduating fourth-year students as well as individual diploma ceremonies for the College and graduate schools and divisions.

Watch President Zimmer and Provost Ka Yee C. Lee's convocation speeches and read more about the celebration HERE.