Volunteer for Convocation

Posted On August 17, 2015

The College of Education & Human Development is looking for volunteers to help with the college’s Spring Convocation Ceremony.

Those who volunteer will receive comp time for their shift.

If you’re interested in volunteering, please review the information below and fill out the volunteer form.

Information for Guests

Posted On October 3, 2014

Family and friends are invited to attend the ceremony. Graduates may invite unlimited guests; however, we must have an RSVP for each person attending. Please be sure to confirm the number of guests attending when you register for Convocation.

Guests will not need tickets to enter and will be seated on a first come, first… more »

Featured Convocation Speaker

Posted On October 3, 2014

Dr. Nicole Patton Terry is the executive director of the Urban Child Study Center and an associate professor in the Department of Educational Psychology, Special Education, and Communication Disorders. She is a member of the university’s Board of Regents Initiative on Research on the Challenges of Acquiring Language and Literacy. Terry is also an associate… more »

Directions to the Ceremony

Posted On October 3, 2014

Please plan to arrive early, as traffic is expected to be heavy.

There are a few different transportation options you may use to get to and from the ceremony:

Driving Directions

We recommend that guests who are driving to the ceremony park in Georgia State’s N, K and S Decks. Locations for these parking decks… more »

Information for CEHD Faculty

Posted On October 3, 2014

While the University Commencement signifies the official conferral of degrees, our Convocation Ceremony is an opportunity for the college to recognize its graduates by name and celebrate its students’ achievements.


Faculty are an important part of this celebration, and we strongly encourage you to participate in our faculty processional. The registration deadline for faculty has… more »

Information for CEHD Students

Posted On October 3, 2014


Registration is required to participate in the College of Education & Human Development’s Spring Convocation Ceremony. The registration deadline (April 28) has passed; if you have questions about participating, please e-mail with “Spring Convocation RSVP” in the subject line.

Please note: Spring Convocation is open to master’s, specialist and Ed.D. candidates only.  Bachelor’s… more »

Faculty RSVP for Convocation

Posted On April 24, 2014

Thanks for your interest in participating in Convocation! Please fill out the form below to RSVP for the ceremony. You will receive an e-mail confirming receipt of this information. If you have questions or concerns, please e-mail and we will do our best to address your query.