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INAUGURATION OF DAVID R. HARRIS

INAUGURATION OF DAVID R. HARRIS

Weather plans and parking information

In normal circumstances, we use fair weather plan. In case of heavy rain, the ceremony will be held in Memorial Chapel with alternative viewing sites in Reamer Campus Center and Karp Hall. Please read below for more details.

Weather plans for inauguration day are also available by calling (518) 388-8373 for a voice message that morning starting at 8:00 a.m.

Outdoor ceremony - fair weather

The ceremony will be held in Roger Hull Plaza in front of Schaffer Library. Guests may wish to bring sunglasses, hats or ponchos/umbrellas.

  • Guest Seating: Outdoor seating available in Roger Hull Plaza in front of Schaffer Library.  The ceremony may also be viewed via streaming in Reamer Campus Center Auditorium, Karp Hall (Room 002, 004, 005) and Lippman Hall (Room 012, 014, 016 and 017).

  • Trustees/Platform Party:  Assemble in Everest Lounge by 12:00 p.m.

  • Faculty: Assemble in Yulman Theater by 12:00 p.m.

Heavy rain or other extreme weather

The ceremony will be held in Memorial Chapel.

  • Guest Seating: Doors will open at 12:00 p.m. and seating will be on a first come, first served basis.

  • Faculty: Gather/robe in Old Chapel. There will be a brief procession to Memorial Chapel. Empty seats in the faculty area will be open to the general public after the procession.

  • Platform Party and Piper: Assemble in Everest Lounge by 12:00 p.m.

Map, directions and parking:

For more information, or if you have any questions, please contact the Office of the President at (518) 388-6101 or rsvp@union.edu.