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The investiture of Dr. Lily D. McNair as president of Tuskegee University will be the highlight of inauguration weekend events in Tuskegee and Montgomery on March 15-16, 2019.

Because Dr. McNair is the university's first female president, and only its eighth since its founding in 1881, her inauguration and the events surrounding it will mark a historic milestone. Please plan to celebrate this significant event in the life of Tuskegee University by joining us for the following. As the details regarding these events are finalized, they and additional inaugural information will be shared on this webpage.

March 10
 

SUNDAY
Day of Service [read more]
for students, faculty, staff and the community in partnership with Rebuild Tuskegee
2 p.m. to 4 p.m. central time
Various sites in the City of Tuskegee

March 13
 
WEDNESDAY
Students' Presidential Ball [read more]
5 p.m. to 8 p.m. central time
Logan Hall, Tuskegee University
 
March 15 FRIDAY
Inaugural Convocation and Investiture [read more]​
3 p.m. central time
Gen. Daniel "Chappie" James Arena, Tuskegee University

Community-wide Inaugural Reception
Immediately following the Convocation and Investiture ceremony
Kellogg Conference Center, Tuskegee University
 

March 16

SATURDAY
Inaugural Symposia [read more]​
9 a.m. central time
Kellogg Conference Center, Tuskegee University​

Inaugural Gala [read more]​
6 p.m. central time
Renaissance Montgomery Hotel & Spa at the Convention Center, Montgomery, Alabama